A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was reported 82 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (51 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 11:42:13 / October 18, 2019 @ 11:42 am. The temblor was picked up at 07:42:13 / 7:42 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019291011. Id of event: pr2019291011. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.3241 West, latitude 19.209 North, depth = 37 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days sixty-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days seven hundred and nineteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 82 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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