A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 76 kilometers (47 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -67.5938 West, latitude 18.9925 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:25:36 / 7:25 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007n54. Id of event: us70007n54. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 00:25:36 / February 2, 2020 @ 12:25 am.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Moca, Isabela, Rincón (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 78 km (48 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Moca (c. 5 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Aguada (c. 4 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Rincón (c. 1 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days one thousand and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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