A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (60 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16044000. Id of event: pr16044000. Global time and date of event 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 07:49:47 / February 13, 2016 @ 7:49 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -67.4794° West, latitude 19.2877° North, depth = 61 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:49:47 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 61 km (38 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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