A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 87 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (54 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23 km (14 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019045001. Unique identifier: pr2019045001. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/02/19 / 2019-02-14 01:57:37 / February 14, 2019 @ 1:57 am. The 2.93-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:57:37 / 9:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -66.3888 West, latitude 19.2588 North, depth = 23 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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