A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 93 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (58 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 18:31:34 / 6:31 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 22:31:34 / March 27, 2017 @ 10:31 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, depth 16 km, -65.291° West, 19.1467° North. Unique identifier: pr17086003. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17086003.
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 thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 93 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico.
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