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Minor earthquake 3.54 mag, 81 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico

Earthquake location 19.129S, -67.499WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.54 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 81 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (50 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 13:12:20 / May 3, 2020 @ 1:12 pm. Exact location, longitude -67.499° West, latitude 19.129° North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020124009, us700099bp. Id of event: pr2020124009. The temblor was reported at 09:12:20 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.54 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -67.499° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.129° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 81km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-05-03 13:12:20 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-05-03 15:30:46 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -240 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 193 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network pr The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,pr,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 21 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.7448 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.46 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 193 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID pr2020124009 Id of event.
Event Code 2020124009 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,pr2020124009,us700099bp, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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