A minor earthquake magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (70 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -66.2683 West, latitude 19.4813 North, depth = 25 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25 km (16 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/11/19 / 2019-11-23 21:01:03 / November 23, 2019 @ 9:01 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.12-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:01:03 / 5:01 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr2019327015. Event ids that are associated: pr2019327015.
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 seven, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days seventy-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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