A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 127 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (79 miles). Id of earthquake: pr16012003. Event ids that are associated: pr16012003. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Global time and date of event 12/01/16 / 2016-01-12 01:21:51 / January 12, 2016 @ 1:21 am UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:21:51 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -66.2677° West, latitude 19.621° North, depth = 33 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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