A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 94 km N of Loiza, Puerto Rico (58 miles). Exact location of event, depth 13 km, -65.803° West, 19.2805° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 09:34:42 / January 25, 2016 @ 9:34 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16025000. Id of event: pr16025000. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:34:42 / 5:34 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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