A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 87 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (54 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 09:56:22 / 9:56 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 13:56:22 / October 1, 2019 @ 1:56 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -67.3771 West, latitude 19.2356 North, depth = 19 km. Unique identifier: pr2019274036. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019274036.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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