A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 79 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (49 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -67.3313 West, latitude 19.1763 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:12:03 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2019281027. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019281027. Global time and date of event 08/10/19 / 2019-10-08 19:12:03 / October 8, 2019 @ 7:12 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and ten and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 79 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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