A minor earthquake magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) strikes 107 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (66 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 01/07/20 / 2020-07-01 07:56:20 / July 1, 2020 @ 7:56 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -67.6713° West, 19.3003° North, depth 26 km. Id of earthquake: pr2020183011. Event ids that are associated: pr2020183011. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26 km (16 miles). The temblor was reported at 07:56:20 / 7:56 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 107 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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