A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 86 km NNE of Luquillo, Puerto Rico (53 miles). Unique identifier: pr2017183007. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2017183007. Exact location, longitude -65.3733° West, latitude 19.0781° North, depth = 8 km. The temblor was reported at 11:25:18 / 11:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 15:25:18 / July 2, 2017 @ 3:25 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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