A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 85 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (53 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/10/19 / 2019-10-24 09:06:33 / October 24, 2019 @ 9:06 am UTC/GMT. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:06:33 / 5:06 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019297008. Unique identifier: pr2019297008. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). Exact location of event, depth 13 km, -67.3483° West, 19.2315° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-four and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 85 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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