A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 131 km NNE of Luquillo, Puerto Rico (81 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: pr2019035003. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019035003. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.2936 West, latitude 19.4935 North, depth = 40 km. The temblor was detected at 22:49:17 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/19 / 2019-02-04 02:49:17 / February 4, 2019 @ 2:49 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 131 km NNE of Luquillo, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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