A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 80 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (50 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 04:56:40 / October 21, 2019 @ 4:56 am. The temblor was reported at 00:56:40 / 12:56 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019294007. Unique identifier: pr2019294007. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.307 West, latitude 19.0263 North, depth = 28 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 80 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico.
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