A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 87 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (54 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 01:53:32 / 1:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/12/20 / 2020-12-31 01:53:32 / December 31, 2020 @ 1:53 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.2983 West, latitude 19.2616 North, depth = 24 km. Event id: pr2020366002. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020366002.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 87 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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