A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Puerto Rico region (0 miles). Global time and date of event 30/03/17 / 2017-03-30 23:20:04 / March 30, 2017 @ 11:20 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: pr17089011. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17089011. The epicenter was at a depth of 29 km (18 miles). Exact location, longitude -65.2307° West, latitude 19.1462° North, depth = 29 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:20:04 / 11:20 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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