A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Puerto Rico region kilometers (0 miles) from Puerto Rico region. Exact location, longitude -67.3899° West, latitude 18.9517° North, depth = 29 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/04/17 / 2017-04-01 10:09:02 / April 1, 2017 @ 10:09 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: pr17091006. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17091006. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 10:09:02 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Quebradillas (c. 5 600 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Moca (c. 5 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Camuy (c. 4 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Camuy, Quebradillas, Rincón (min 5000 pop).
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 two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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