A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Puerto Rico region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/07/17 / 2017-07-12 14:02:40 / July 12, 2017 @ 2:02 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017193006. Id of event: pr2017193006. The epicenter was at a depth of 60 km (37 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.1468° West, 19.2968° North, depth 60 km. The temblor was detected at 14:02:40 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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