A minor earthquake magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 86 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (53 miles). Global time and date of event 08/10/19 / 2019-10-08 22:23:15 / October 8, 2019 @ 10:23 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -67.2725 West, latitude 19.2548 North, depth = 37 km. Unique identifier: pr2019281025. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019281025. The 3.34-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:23:15 / 6:23 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days three hundred and four and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 86 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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