A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 99 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (62 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000crep. Event ids that are associated: us7000crep. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/12/20 / 2020-12-16 00:42:52 / December 16, 2020 @ 12:42 am. Exact location of earthquake, -67.7009° West, 19.1885° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:42:52 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 99 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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