A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Puerto Rico region (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:21:24 / 12:21 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 24 km (15 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 00:21:24 / May 8, 2017 @ 12:21 am. Exact location, longitude -66.2178° West, latitude 19.2153° North, depth = 24 km. Event id: pr2017128000. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017128000.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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