A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 101 km NNE of Luquillo, Puerto Rico (63 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 10:39:30 / 10:39 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 02/04/17 / 2017-04-02 14:39:30 / April 2, 2017 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: pr17092006. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17092006. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.3561 West, latitude 19.2224 North, depth = 35 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 thirty-five, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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