A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 145 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (90 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:36:17 / 9:36 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40 km (25 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -65.3992° West, 19.6765° North, depth 40 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/12/15 / 2015-12-11 13:36:17 / December 11, 2015 @ 1:36 pm. Unique identifier: pr15345003. Ids that are associated to the event: pr15345003.
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 twenty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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