A 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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