A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (mg/mb) has striked on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Espino in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 03:56:33 / 3:56 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 76 km (47 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-15 07:56:33 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -67.0719 West, latitude 18.2695 North, depth 76 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ceiba, Coamo, Santa Isabel.
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