A minor earthquake magnitude 3.51 (ml/mb) strikes 158 km N of Hatillo, Puerto Rico (98 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: pr2020146009. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020146009. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 18:19:42 / May 25, 2020 @ 6:19 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -66.6593 West, latitude 19.9128 North, depth = 35 km. The 3.51-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:19:42 / 2:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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