A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico (50 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -67.0468° West, latitude 19.2398° North, depth = 45 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45 km (28 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:03:38 / 7:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/10/19 / 2019-10-08 11:03:38 / October 8, 2019 @ 11:03 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019281018. Unique identifier: pr2019281018.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and two and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-six 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.
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