A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.31 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (70 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: pr2019342003. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019342003. The 3.31-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:39:34 / 10:39 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24 km (15 miles). Exact location, longitude -65.2491° West, latitude 19.3311° North, depth = 24 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/12/19 / 2019-12-08 02:39:34 / December 8, 2019 @ 2:39 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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