A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 84 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (52 miles). Exact location, longitude -67.6941° West, latitude 19.0083° North, depth = 24 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 24 km (15 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:58:29 / 11:58 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 04:58:29 / February 2, 2020 @ 4:58 am. Id of earthquake: pr2020033020. Event ids that are associated: pr2020033020.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-one, in the last 10 days sixty-five, in the past 30 days sixty-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 84 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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