A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) strikes 71 kilometers (44 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 21 km (13 miles). Exact location, longitude -67.4848° West, latitude 19.0176° North, depth = 21 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/11/18 / 2018-11-04 21:07:02 / November 4, 2018 @ 9:07 pm. Id of earthquake: pr2018308012. Event ids that are associated: pr2018308012. The temblor was detected at 17:07:02 / 5:07 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aguada, Isabela, Aguadilla (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Aguada (c. 4 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 six, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 71 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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