A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (mg/mb) has striked on Friday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Brenas in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 05:08:33 / 5:08 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 44 km (27 miles). Global time of event 2014-12-26 09:08:33 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -66.3813 West, latitude 19.0827 North, depth 44 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Levittown (c. 29 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Cataño (c. 28 100 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cataño, Arecibo, Candelaria Arenas.
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