A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 114 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (71 miles) on Sunday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:13:24 / 8:13 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/15 / 2015-10-19 00:13:24 / October 19, 2015 @ 12:13 am. Exact location of event, depth 13 km, -66.2677° West, 19.5013° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). Unique identifier: pr15292000. Ids that are associated to the event: pr15292000.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 114 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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