A minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from San Juan in Puerto Rico on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 16:49:19 / November 14, 2017 @ 4:49 pm. The 3.04-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:49:19 / 12:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 81 km (50 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -66.139° West, latitude 18.5583° North, depth = 81 km. Event id: pr2017318001. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017318001.
Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Adjuntas, Adjuntas, Camuy. The epicenter was 11 km (7 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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