A minor earthquake magnitude 3.46 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 86 km NNE of Luquillo, Puerto Rico (53 miles). The 3.46-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:59:08 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2021031010. Id of event: pr2021031010. The epicenter was at a depth of 24 km (15 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/01/21 / 2021-01-31 17:59:08 / January 31, 2021 @ 5:59 pm. Exact location of event, depth 24 km, -65.3938° West, 19.0903° North.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 86 km NNE of Luquillo, Puerto Rico.
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