A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) was reported 76 kilometers (47 miles) from Isabela in Puerto Rico on Friday. The temblor was reported at 14:31:16 / 2:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -67.1323° West, latitude 19.1806° North, depth = 65 km. Unique identifier: pr2019284010. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019284010. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/10/19 / 2019-10-11 18:31:16 / October 11, 2019 @ 6:31 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 65 km (40 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Isabela (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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