A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) strikes 121 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (75 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019087013, us2000k6q8. Unique identifier: pr2019087013. Exact location of earthquake, -65.2135° West, 19.5903° North, depth 11 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/03/19 / 2019-03-28 18:05:17 / March 28, 2019 @ 6:05 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 11 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:05:17 / 2:05 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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