A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 105 km NNW of Isabela, Puerto Rico (65 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:18:04 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 29 km, -67.227° West, 19.4361° North. Id of earthquake: pr2019351024. Event ids that are associated: pr2019351024. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/12/19 / 2019-12-17 02:18:04 / December 17, 2019 @ 2:18 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days eighty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days eight hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km NNW of Isabela, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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