A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (51 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 13:36:48 / 1:36 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/01/21 / 2021-01-21 13:36:48 / January 21, 2021 @ 1:36 pm. Unique identifier: pr2021021005. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2021021005. Exact location of earthquake, -65.2163° West, 19.0408° North, depth 56 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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