A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was reported 149 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (93 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: pr2019051001. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019051001. Exact location of event, depth 53 km, -65.3431° West, 19.6965° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 00:38:12 / February 20, 2019 @ 12:38 am. The temblor was reported at 20:38:12 / 8:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 53 km (33 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 149 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
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