A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (mg/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Rincon in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 08:29:32 / 8:29 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 37 km (23 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-31 01:29:32 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -67.5863 West, latitude 18.339 North, depth 37 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from San Germán (c. 12 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Hormigueros (c. 11 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lares, Sabana Grande, Quebradillas.
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