A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 81 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (50 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 21:39:43 / July 2, 2017 @ 9:39 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:39:43 / 5:39 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39 km (24 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.3058 West, latitude 19.0436 North, depth = 39 km. Id of earthquake: pr2017183023. Event ids that are associated: pr2017183023.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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 react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 81 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico.
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