A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) was reported 116 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (72 miles) on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/05/17 / 2017-05-27 08:10:18 / May 27, 2017 @ 8:10 am. The temblor was detected at 04:10:18 / 4:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017147005. Id of event: pr2017147005. Exact location of earthquake, -66.323° West, 19.5181° North, depth 35 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 116 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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