A minor earthquake magnitude 3.47 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 116 km NNE of Suárez, Puerto Rico (72 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2020260016. Event ids that are associated: pr2020260016. The 3.47-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:44:26 / 10:44 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 30 km, -65.6251° West, 19.46° North. Global time and date of event 16/09/20 / 2020-09-16 22:44:26 / September 16, 2020 @ 10:44 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 116 km NNE of Suárez, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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