A minor earthquake magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) strikes 47 kilometers (29 miles) from San Juan in Puerto Rico on Thursday. Id of earthquake: pr2017334002. Event ids that are associated: pr2017334002. The temblor was reported at 14:00:11 / 2:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/11/17 / 2017-11-30 18:00:11 / November 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -65.9133° West, 18.8578° North, depth 52 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Punta Santiago, Morovis, Comerío (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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