A minor earthquake magnitude 3.24 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (70 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 98 km (61 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:52:36 / 2:52 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr2019167009. Event ids that are associated: pr2019167009. Exact location of earthquake, -65.5793° West, 19.4123° North, depth 98 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 18:52:36 / June 16, 2019 @ 6:52 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 112 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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