A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 105 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (65 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:29:37 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018061003. Id of event: pr2018061003. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 09:29:37 / March 2, 2018 @ 9:29 am. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -66.3395° West, 19.422° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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