A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 109 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (68 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -65.2565° West, 19.291° North, depth 105 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/01/16 / 2016-01-17 00:11:13 / January 17, 2016 @ 12:11 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 105 km (65 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16017001. Id of event: pr16017001. The temblor was reported at 20:11:13 / 8:11 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days sixty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 109 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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