A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 83 km N of Arecibo, Puerto Rico (52 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 21:09:59 / December 11, 2020 @ 9:09 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.5923 West, latitude 19.2151 North, depth = 26 km. The 3.19-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:09:59 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2020346017. Unique identifier: pr2020346017. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 83 km N of Arecibo, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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