A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 71 kilometers (44 miles) from Luquillo in Puerto Rico on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/11/20 / 2020-11-08 10:18:48 / November 8, 2020 @ 10:18 am. Exact location of event, depth 25.92 km, -65.4705° West, 18.9743° North. Unique identifier: us7000cc2u. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cc2u. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:18:48 / 10:18 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.92 km (16 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santa Barbara, San Isidro, Culebra (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Fajardo (c. 34 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Río Grande (c. 13 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Luquillo (c. 8 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from San Isidro (c. 8 100 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Santa Barbara (c. 5 200 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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