A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) was reported Puerto Rico region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.12-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:35:50 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 70 km (43 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.171 West, latitude 19.3978 North, depth = 70 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018094008. Id of event: pr2018094008. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 17:35:50 / April 4, 2018 @ 5:35 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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