A minor earthquake magnitude 2.7 (mg/mb) was reported Friday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Tallaboa Alta in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 11:54:48 / 11:54 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 19 km (12 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-17 03:54:48 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -66.6692 West, latitude 18.1212 North, depth 19 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Lorenzo, Gurabo, Trujillo Alto.
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