A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (65 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -67.5701° West, 19.3355° North, depth 40 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/12/19 / 2019-12-17 14:23:45 / December 17, 2019 @ 2:23 pm. The temblor was detected at 09:23:45 / 9:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 40 km (25 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019351068. Id of event: pr2019351068.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days eight hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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