A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 89 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (55 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -66.2476 West, latitude 19.273 North, depth = 26 km. The temblor was reported at 02:21:20 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019269035. Unique identifier: pr2019269035. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/09/19 / 2019-09-26 06:21:20 / September 26, 2019 @ 6:21 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days ninety-two, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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