A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 101 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (63 miles). Id of earthquake: pr16012002. Event ids that are associated: pr16012002. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 105 km (65 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -66.2321 West, latitude 19.3805 North, depth = 105 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:12:52 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/16 / 2016-01-12 01:12:52 / January 12, 2016 @ 1:12 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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