A minor earthquake magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) strikes 100 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (62 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/12/19 / 2019-12-24 07:53:17 / December 24, 2019 @ 7:53 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23 km (14 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -67.3328 West, latitude 19.3703 North, depth = 23 km. Event id: pr2019358006. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019358006. The 3.41-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:53:17 / 3:53 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days nine hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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