A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 80 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (50 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.537° West, 19.0918° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 11:22:55 / May 3, 2020 @ 11:22 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us700099as. Unique identifier: us700099as. The temblor was detected at 06:22:55 / 6:22 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days one thousand and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 80 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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