A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) was reported 88 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (55 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: pr2019281000. Event ids that are associated: pr2019281000. Global time and date of event 08/10/19 / 2019-10-08 00:08:03 / October 8, 2019 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:08:03 / 8:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -67.2813° West, 19.2705° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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