A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 101 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (63 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/02/16 / 2016-02-08 06:20:04 / February 8, 2016 @ 6:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -66.3424° West, 19.3815° North, depth 75 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16039002. Id of event: pr16039002. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:20:04 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 75 km (47 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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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