A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 102 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (63 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 23:55:11 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 78 km (48 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17041004. Id of event: pr17041004. Exact location of event, depth 78 km, -65.2433° West, 19.224° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/02/17 / 2017-02-10 03:55:11 / February 10, 2017 @ 3:55 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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