A minor earthquake magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (51 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.3531 West, latitude 19.0505 North, depth = 11 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 16:39:27 / July 2, 2017 @ 4:39 pm. Id of earthquake: pr2017183018. Event ids that are associated: pr2017183018. The 3.19-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:39:27 / 12:39 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 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: 82 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico.
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