A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 106 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (66 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:31:52 / 6:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 87 km (54 miles). Exact location, longitude -66.355° West, latitude 19.4258° North, depth = 87 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/15 / 2015-10-19 22:31:52 / October 19, 2015 @ 10:31 pm. Id of earthquake: pr15292005. Event ids that are associated: pr15292005.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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