A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 82 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (51 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020322011. Id of event: pr2020322011. The temblor was reported at 09:02:11 / 9:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -66.3728° West, latitude 19.2141° North, depth = 48 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48 km (30 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/11/20 / 2020-11-17 09:02:11 / November 17, 2020 @ 9:02 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 82 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico.
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