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The Puerto Rico Trench is the deepest part of the Atlantic Ocean, with a maximum depth of more than 8 km (5 miles), at Milwaukee Deep. The trench marks the location where the North American Plate is being subducted beneath the Caribbean Plate.

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November 1, 1947
M 7.3, Peru – 233 killed. Considerable property damage around Satipo. From United States Earthquakes, 1947. Read More

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