A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 113 km N of Dorado, Puerto Rico (70 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/04/17 / 2017-04-16 07:11:00 / April 16, 2017 @ 7:11 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.2788 West, latitude 19.4873 North, depth = 50 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 50 km (31 miles). Event id: pr17106049. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17106049. The temblor was detected at 03:11:00 / 3:11 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 113 km N of Dorado, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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