A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 90 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (56 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -67.6881° West, 19.089° North, depth 29 km. Event id: pr17060000. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17060000. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/03/17 / 2017-03-01 04:46:20 / March 1, 2017 @ 4:46 am. The temblor was picked up at 23:46:20 / 11:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29 km (18 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 90 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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