A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 69 kilometers (43 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007men. Unique identifier: us60007men. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 00:15:32 / February 2, 2020 @ 12:15 am. The temblor was reported at 19:15:32 / 7:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -67.592° West, 18.913° North.
The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Moca (c. 5 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Aguada (c. 4 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Rincón (c. 1 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Moca, Isabela, Rincón (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days one thousand and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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