A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.42 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (65 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009m9w, pr2020142006. Id of event: pr2020142006. Exact location of earthquake, -67.8776° West, 19.4366° North, depth 10 km. The 3.42-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:08:44 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/05/20 / 2020-05-21 05:08:44 / May 21, 2020 @ 5:08 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighty and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 105 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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