A minor earthquake magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 144 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (89 miles). Exact location, longitude -65.2868° West, latitude 19.6256° North, depth = 78 km. Id of earthquake: pr2019181014. Event ids that are associated: pr2019181014. The temblor was reported at 00:17:37 / 12:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 78 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/06/19 / 2019-06-30 04:17:37 / June 30, 2019 @ 4:17 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 144 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
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