A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) strikes 70 kilometers (43 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/12/20 / 2020-12-03 12:13:24 / December 3, 2020 @ 12:13 pm. The 3.18-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:13:24 / 12:13 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 23 km (14 miles). Event id: pr2020338010. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020338010. Exact location, longitude -67.6383° West, latitude 18.8605° North, depth = 23 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Isabela, Moca, Aguada (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 70 km (44 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Moca (c. 5 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Aguada (c. 4 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Rincón (c. 1 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 70 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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