A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 85 km N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente, Puerto Rico (53 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019337006. Id of event: pr2019337006. The temblor was reported at 11:58:51 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -66.5093 West, latitude 19.2341 North, depth = 27 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 27 km (17 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/12/19 / 2019-12-03 15:58:51 / December 3, 2019 @ 3:58 pm.
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-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and four and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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