A minor earthquake magnitude 3.37 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 135 km N of San Juan, Puerto Rico (84 miles). Exact location of event, depth 61 km, -65.9685° West, 19.688° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/10/19 / 2019-10-16 09:54:05 / October 16, 2019 @ 9:54 am. The 3.37-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:54:05 / 5:54 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 61 km (38 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2019289003. Event ids that are associated: pr2019289003.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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