A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was reported 58 kilometers (36 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/09/19 / 2019-09-26 21:41:21 / September 26, 2019 @ 9:41 pm. Exact location, longitude -67.2535° West, latitude 19.0038° North, depth = 17 km. The 3.02-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:41:21 / 5:41 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 17 km (11 miles). Event id: pr2019269046. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019269046.
Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 65 km (40 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hatillo (c. 5 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Quebradillas (c. 5 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Moca (c. 5 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rincón, Hatillo, Camuy.
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 twenty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 58 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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