A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 73 kilometers (45 miles) from Brenas in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 03:49:33 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 19 km (12 miles). Global time of event 2014-12-31 07:49:33 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -66.3646 West, latitude 19.1333 North, depth 19 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Dorado (c. 13 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Ceiba (c. 6 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from San Antonio (c. 6 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Vega Baja, Ceiba, San Antonio.
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