A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 88 km N of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (55 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 20:30:11 / October 1, 2019 @ 8:30 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 45 km (28 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:30:11 / 4:30 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: pr2019274047. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019274047. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.2135 West, latitude 19.286 North, depth = 45 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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