A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 92 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico (57 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 03:48:21 / July 23, 2020 @ 3:48 am. Event id: us6000b2f9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b2f9. Exact location of earthquake, -67.0647° West, 19.3352° North, depth 10 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:48:21 / 3:48 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 92 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico.
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