A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 77 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (48 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 04:24:54 / 4:24 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019323011. Id of event: pr2019323011. Exact location of event, longitude -67.2778 West, latitude 19.175 North, depth = 34 km. Global time and date of event 19/11/19 / 2019-11-19 08:24:54 / November 19, 2019 @ 8:24 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days eighty-eight and in the last 365 days seven hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 77 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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