A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 116 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (72 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Exact location of event, depth 33 km, -65.604° West, 19.455° North. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019154001. Unique identifier: pr2019154001. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 00:51:24 / June 3, 2019 @ 12:51 am. The temblor was picked up at 20:51:24 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 116 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
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