A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 93 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (58 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:30:41 / 11:30 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 121 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.3295 West, latitude 19.3113 North, depth = 121 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16114002. Id of event: pr16114002. Global time and date of event 23/04/16 / 2016-04-23 03:30:41 / April 23, 2016 @ 3:30 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-six 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: 93 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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