A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 77 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (48 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24 km (15 miles). Unique identifier: pr16014007. Ids that are associated to the event: pr16014007. The temblor was picked up at 05:42:41 / 5:42 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/01/16 / 2016-01-14 10:42:41 / January 14, 2016 @ 10:42 am. Exact location of earthquake, -67.5735° West, 19.0235° North, depth 24 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 77 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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