A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 100 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico (62 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -66.982° West, 19.4045° North, depth 42 km. Global time and date of event 20/12/19 / 2019-12-20 02:11:57 / December 20, 2019 @ 2:11 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 22:11:57 / 10:11 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019354007. Unique identifier: pr2019354007. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eighty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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