A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 93 km NNE of Luquillo, Puerto Rico (58 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:07:55 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/17 / 2017-03-31 20:07:55 / March 31, 2017 @ 8:07 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17090011. Id of event: pr17090011. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38 km (24 miles). Exact location of event, depth 38 km, -65.3525° West, 19.1464° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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