A minor earthquake magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Puerto Rico region (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 43 km (27 miles). Exact location of event, depth 43 km, -67.7478° West, 19.8285° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017134009. Id of event: pr2017134009. The temblor was reported at 13:59:39 / 1:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 13:59:39 / May 14, 2017 @ 1:59 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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