A minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) strikes 79 kilometers (49 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 07:54:02 / 7:54 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 81 km (50 miles). Unique identifier: pr2020189016. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ajd2, pr2020189016. Exact location of event, longitude -67.6285 West, latitude 19.0061 North, depth = 81 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 07:54:02 / July 7, 2020 @ 7:54 am.
Event epicenter was 81 km (51 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aguadilla. Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 nine, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days seventy-one and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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