A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 124 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico (77 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:54:46 / 6:54 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: pr16262018. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16262018. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/16 / 2016-09-18 22:54:46 / September 18, 2016 @ 10:54 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -67.1225 West, latitude 19.6203 North, depth = 32 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 32 km (20 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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