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Minor earthquake 3 mag, 91 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico

Earthquake location 19.1568S, -67.6195WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 91 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (57 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: pr2019356038. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019356038. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:19:51 / 6:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 11:19:51 / December 22, 2019 @ 11:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -67.6195° West, 19.1568° North, depth 10 km.

There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and one, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 91 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -67.6195° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.1568° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 91km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-12-22 11:19:51 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-22 19:54:48 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -300 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 138 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network pr The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,pr, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 9 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.8565 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.58 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 323 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID pr2019356038 Id of event.
Event Code 2019356038 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,pr2019356038, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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