A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 89 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (55 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:40:31 / 2:40 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/09/20 / 2020-09-26 02:40:31 / September 26, 2020 @ 2:40 am. Exact location, longitude -67.5205° West, latitude 19.1932° North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us6000c1h9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c1h9.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days nine hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 89 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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