A minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (51 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2017127004. Unique identifier: pr2017127004. Exact location, longitude -65.3618° West, latitude 19.049° North, depth = 55 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 55 km (34 miles). The 3.32-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:39:01 / 3:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 19:39:01 / May 7, 2017 @ 7:39 pm.
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 two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seventy-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 82 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico.
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