A minor earthquake magnitude 3.21 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 104 km NNE of San Juan, Puerto Rico (65 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.21-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:39:19 / 11:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 03:39:19 / May 10, 2017 @ 3:39 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017130000. Id of event: pr2017130000. Exact location of earthquake, -65.8331° West, 19.3745° North, depth 29 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 104 km NNE of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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