A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 98 km N of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (61 miles). Event id: pr2019279007. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019279007. Exact location, longitude -67.2576° West, latitude 19.3728° North, depth = 33 km. The temblor was detected at 23:56:52 / 11:56 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 03:56:52 / October 6, 2019 @ 3:56 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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