A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 82 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (51 miles). Global time and date of event 15/10/19 / 2019-10-15 12:35:24 / October 15, 2019 @ 12:35 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019288009. Unique identifier: pr2019288009. Exact location, longitude -67.3535° West, latitude 19.1996° North, depth = 18 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 08:35:24 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seventy-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-one and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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