A minor earthquake magnitude 3.42 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (50 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -67.7943 West, latitude 19.1686 North, depth = 34 km. The 3.42-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:01:28 / 8:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/20 / 2020-01-29 01:01:28 / January 29, 2020 @ 1:01 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: pr2020029005. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020029005, us60007inl.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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