A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) was reported 41 kilometers (25 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/11/19 / 2019-11-13 22:25:55 / November 13, 2019 @ 10:25 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4 km (2 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019317008. Id of event: pr2019317008. Exact location, longitude -67.3135° West, latitude 18.8026° North, depth = 4 km. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:25:55 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hormigueros, Arecibo, Lares (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 69 km (43 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hormigueros (c. 11 900 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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