A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 86 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (53 miles) on Sunday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:16:23 / 1:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -67.5828° West, 19.1236° North, depth 41 km. All ids that are associated to the event: pr17036001. Unique identifier: pr17036001. The epicenter was at a depth of 41 km (25 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/02/17 / 2017-02-05 06:16:23 / February 5, 2017 @ 6:16 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 86 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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