A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) strikes 117 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico (73 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 03/12/19 / 2019-12-03 00:12:03 / December 3, 2019 @ 12:12 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:12:03 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -67.1081° West, latitude 19.5576° North, depth = 40 km. Unique identifier: pr2019337000. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019337000.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days eighty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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