A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 74 kilometers (46 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico. Exact location of event, depth 79 km, -67.4165° West, 19.094° North. Unique identifier: pr2019270043. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019270043. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:07:04 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 79 km (49 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/19 / 2019-09-27 16:07:04 / September 27, 2019 @ 4:07 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 79 km (49 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aguadilla, Isabela (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-five 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 quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 74 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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