A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Hatillo in Puerto Rico. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 10:12:42 / July 1, 2017 @ 10:12 am UTC/GMT. Event id: pr2017182006. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017182006. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28 km (17 miles). Exact location, longitude -66.8316° West, latitude 19.09° North, depth = 28 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:12:42 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Barceloneta, Arecibo, Quebradillas. Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 70 km (43 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Hatillo (c. 5 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Quebradillas (c. 5 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 66 km N of Hatillo, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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