Today’s Earthquake Fact
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.
Today in Earthquake History
April 16, 1940
M 7.1, Alaska – One of the Largest Earthquakes in the United States. Read More