A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 87 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (54 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.373° West, 19.2362° North, depth 19.84 km. Id of earthquake: us7000bcaq. Event ids that are associated: us7000bcaq. The temblor was reported at 21:13:45 / 9:13 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 21:13:45 / August 24, 2020 @ 9:13 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.84 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every 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 five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 87 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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