A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was reported 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Culebra in Puerto Rico on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.3798 West, latitude 18.833 North, depth = 62 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/02/19 / 2019-02-11 01:11:52 / February 11, 2019 @ 1:11 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 62 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 21:11:52 / 9:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019042001. Id of event: pr2019042001.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Naguabo, Isabel Segunda, Santa Barbara. The epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Fajardo (c. 34 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Charlotte Amalie (c. 20 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Río Grande (c. 13 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Isabel Segunda (c. 9 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Canovanas (c. 8 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop), U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 twelve, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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