A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 114 km N of San Juan, Puerto Rico (71 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 18:13:18 / March 1, 2018 @ 6:13 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:13:18 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -66.102° West, latitude 19.5028° North, depth = 38 km. Id of earthquake: pr2018060006. Event ids that are associated: pr2018060006.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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