A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (51 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/09/16 / 2016-09-26 01:25:29 / September 26, 2016 @ 1:25 am. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:25:29 / 9:25 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr16270000. Event ids that are associated: pr16270000. Exact location of event, depth 7 km, -65.342° West, 19.048° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days five hundred 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 earthquakes in the world.
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