A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Isabela in Puerto Rico on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: pr17109004. Unique identifier: pr17109004. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/04/17 / 2017-04-19 23:46:58 / April 19, 2017 @ 11:46 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.8691 West, latitude 19.054 North, depth = 30 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:46:58 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30 km (19 miles).
Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hatillo (c. 5 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Moca, Aguadilla, Barceloneta (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 63 km NNE of Isabela, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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