A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) was reported 120 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (75 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019296015. Unique identifier: pr2019296015. Exact location, longitude -65.4081° West, latitude 19.4325° North, depth = 100 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 100 km (62 miles). Global time and date of event 23/10/19 / 2019-10-23 15:06:08 / October 23, 2019 @ 3:06 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 11:06:08 / 11:06 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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