A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (mg/mb) has striked on Tuesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Vieques in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 10:47:22 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 80 km (50 miles). Global time of event 2014-12-24 02:47:22 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -65.7695 West, latitude 18.5991 North, depth 80 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arroyo, Morovis, Aibonito.
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