A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (76 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 04/05/20 / 2020-05-04 15:41:29 / May 4, 2020 @ 3:41 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.4211 West, latitude 19.4666 North, depth = 35 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:41:29 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us700099uv. Event ids that are associated: us700099uv.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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