A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 87 km N of Arecibo, Puerto Rico (54 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25 km (16 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:41:17 / 1:41 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/11/16 / 2016-11-13 05:41:17 / November 13, 2016 @ 5:41 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -66.5935° West, latitude 19.256° North, depth = 25 km. Event id: pr16318002. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16318002.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 87 km N of Arecibo, Puerto Rico.
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