A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 74 kilometers (46 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/12/19 / 2019-12-19 19:07:59 / December 19, 2019 @ 7:07 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 15:07:59 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019353021. Id of event: pr2019353021. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.348 West, latitude 19.122 North, depth = 10 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Isabela. Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 77 km (48 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eighty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days nine hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 74 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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