A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 83 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (52 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 17:36:13 / July 2, 2017 @ 5:36 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2017183011. Unique identifier: pr2017183011. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.334 West, latitude 19.059 North, depth = 7 km. The temblor was reported at 13:36:13 / 1:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 83 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico.
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