A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 83 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (52 miles). Exact location of event, depth 57 km, -67.3595° West, 19.2063° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/10/19 / 2019-10-05 12:18:46 / October 5, 2019 @ 12:18 pm. The 3.05-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:18:46 / 8:18 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019278019. Id of event: pr2019278019.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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