A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Rincon in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 12:49:57 / 12:49 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 123 km (76 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-21 05:49:57 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -67.7212 West, latitude 18.4169 North, depth 123 km.
Close countries, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop), Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from San Germán (c. 12 100 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Quebradillas, Maricao, Lajas.
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