A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (70 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 06:21:16 / October 1, 2019 @ 6:21 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.3515 West, latitude 19.4868 North, depth = 13 km. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019274013. Unique identifier: pr2019274013. The 3.03-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:21:16 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13 km (8 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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