A minor earthquake magnitude 3.98 (ml/mb) strikes 78 km N of Isabela, Puerto Rico (48 miles) on Sunday. Event id: pr2020027001. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007gwl, pr2020027001. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 03:15:16 / January 27, 2020 @ 3:15 am. The temblor was reported at 23:15:16 / 11:15 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -67.3508° West, latitude 19.2868° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days nine hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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