A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 90 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (56 miles). Global time and date of event 29/03/17 / 2017-03-29 10:00:13 / March 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 18 km, -65.2778° West, 19.1245° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18 km (11 miles). Event id: pr17088003. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17088003. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:00:13 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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