A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.79 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Puerto Rico region (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:46:33 / 1:46 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020099022. Id of event: pr2020099022. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 84 km (52 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/04/20 / 2020-04-08 13:46:33 / April 8, 2020 @ 1:46 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -65.5153° West, 19.4683° North, depth 84 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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