A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente, Puerto Rico (58 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: pr16037002. Event ids that are associated: pr16037002. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:07:35 / 10:07 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/02/16 / 2016-02-06 02:07:35 / February 6, 2016 @ 2:07 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.5385 West, latitude 19.315 North, depth = 18 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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