A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 52 kilometers (32 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico. The epicenter was at a depth of 95 km (59 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.2358 West, latitude 18.9446 North, depth = 95 km. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:40:03 / 10:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/10/19 / 2019-10-28 02:40:03 / October 28, 2019 @ 2:40 am. Unique identifier: pr2019301004. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019301004.
Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arecibo, Añasco, San Sebastián (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from San Sebastián (c. 11 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Añasco (c. 6 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 52 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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