A minor earthquake magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) strikes Puerto Rico region (0 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: pr2017183016. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2017183016. Exact location, longitude -65.3591° West, latitude 19.1513° North, depth = 23 km. The 3.06-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:32:18 / 3:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 15:32:18 / July 2, 2017 @ 3:32 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23 km (14 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-two 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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