A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 111 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (69 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: pr17043005. Event ids that are associated: pr17043005. Exact location, longitude -66.2565° West, latitude 19.4715° North, depth = 36 km. Global time and date of event 12/02/17 / 2017-02-12 15:41:51 / February 12, 2017 @ 3:41 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 11:41:51 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 36 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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