A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Puerto Rico region (0 miles). Global time and date of event 12/01/16 / 2016-01-12 11:18:58 / January 12, 2016 @ 11:18 am UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:18:58 / 11:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -66.2512 West, latitude 19.5634 North, depth = 19 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16012008. Id of event: pr16012008. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19 km (12 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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