A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 68 km SSW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22 km (14 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:13:39 / 9:13 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr15246000. Event ids that are associated: pr15246000. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.503 West, latitude 17.4354 North, depth = 22 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/15 / 2015-09-03 02:13:39 / September 3, 2015 @ 2:13 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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