A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 95 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (59 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/04/19 / 2019-04-21 19:58:38 / April 21, 2019 @ 7:58 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.3603 West, latitude 19.331 North, depth = 21 km. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019111010. Unique identifier: pr2019111010. The temblor was detected at 15:58:38 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 95 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico.
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