A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 113 km SSW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico (70 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16228001. Id of event: pr16228001. Exact location of event, depth 27 km, -67.6287° West, 17.0398° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27 km (17 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/08/16 / 2016-08-15 05:00:21 / August 15, 2016 @ 5:00 am. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:00:21 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 113 km SSW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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