A minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 126 km N of San Juan, Puerto Rico (78 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.9163 West, latitude 19.5945 North, depth = 51 km. Event id: pr2019295004. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019295004. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.32-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:19:05 / 11:19 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 03:19:05 / October 22, 2019 @ 3:19 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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