A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 80 km NW of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico (50 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019357000. Id of event: pr2019357000. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23 km (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.683° West, 18.953° North, depth 23 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/12/19 / 2019-12-23 00:48:45 / December 23, 2019 @ 12:48 am UTC/GMT. The 3.22-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:48:45 / 7:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days nine hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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