A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 78 km N of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (48 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17 km (11 miles). Event id: pr2019296011. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019296011. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:30:37 / 3:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.1978 West, latitude 19.199 North, depth = 17 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/19 / 2019-10-23 07:30:37 / October 23, 2019 @ 7:30 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days seven hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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