A minor earthquake magnitude 3.38 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 103 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico (64 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 67 km (42 miles). The 3.38-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:27:32 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -67.1333 West, latitude 19.4341 North, depth = 67 km. Event id: pr2017211012. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017211012. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/07/17 / 2017-07-30 16:27:32 / July 30, 2017 @ 4:27 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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