A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 128 km N of San Juan, Puerto Rico (80 miles). Id of earthquake: pr16097005. Event ids that are associated: pr16097005. The temblor was detected at 11:01:59 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 15:01:59 / April 6, 2016 @ 3:01 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 56 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -66.1576° West, latitude 19.6245° North, depth = 56 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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