A minor earthquake magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) strikes Puerto Rico region (0 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 20/10/18 / 2018-10-20 00:52:38 / October 20, 2018 @ 12:52 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 00:52:38 / 12:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 37 km, -67.9053° West, 17.559° North. Unique identifier: pr2018293000. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2018293000.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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