A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 71 kilometers (44 miles) from Hatillo in Puerto Rico. Unique identifier: pr2017329002. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2017329002. Exact location of event, depth 26 km, -66.8128° West, 19.136° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26 km (16 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/11/17 / 2017-11-25 04:10:52 / November 25, 2017 @ 4:10 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:10:52 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Quebradillas, Arecibo, Isabela. Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hatillo (c. 5 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Quebradillas (c. 5 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Camuy (c. 4 200 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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