A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) was reported 100 km SSW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico (62 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -67.5893° West, latitude 17.1538° North, depth = 7 km. The 3.35-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:54:28 / 9:54 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: pr2021033014. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2021033014. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/02/21 / 2021-02-02 21:54:28 / February 2, 2021 @ 9:54 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days nine hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 100 km SSW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico.
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