A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 92 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (57 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 04:51:59 / 4:51 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/10/19 / 2019-10-07 08:51:59 / October 7, 2019 @ 8:51 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -67.3478° West, 19.2978° North, depth 50 km. Unique identifier: pr2019280011. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019280011.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 92 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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