A minor earthquake magnitude 2.5 (mg/mb) has striked on Thursday, 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Culebra in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 07:47:44 / 7:47 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 53 km (33 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-29 11:47:44 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -65.3732 West, latitude 18.6952 North, depth 53 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop), U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Fajardo (c. 34 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Charlotte Amalie (c. 20 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Río Grande (c. 13 500 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Isabel Segunda (c. 9 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cruz Bay, Punta Santiago, Carolina.
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