A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) was reported 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Tierras Nuevas Poniente in Puerto Rico on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019312003. Unique identifier: pr2019312003. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.4778 West, latitude 19.0616 North, depth = 8 km. The 3.27-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:58:18 / 3:58 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/11/19 / 2019-11-08 07:58:18 / November 8, 2019 @ 7:58 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Corozal, Pájaros, Quebradillas. Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Levittown (c. 29 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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