A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 94 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (58 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -66.3655 West, latitude 19.317 North, depth = 29 km. The temblor was detected at 19:20:48 / 7:20 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: pr2019111013. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019111013. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29 km (18 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/04/19 / 2019-04-21 23:20:48 / April 21, 2019 @ 11:20 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 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 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: 94 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico.
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