A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 127 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (79 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 76 km (47 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/04/16 / 2016-04-26 00:23:38 / April 26, 2016 @ 12:23 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16117000. Id of event: pr16117000. Exact location of event, depth 76 km, -65.3735° West, 19.492° North. The temblor was reported at 20:23:38 / 8:23 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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