A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 79 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (49 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/19 / 2019-10-02 21:09:37 / October 2, 2019 @ 9:09 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 17:09:37 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -67.2858° West, 19.1865° North. Event id: pr2019275028. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019275028.
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 fourteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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