A minor earthquake magnitude 2.7 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 01:27:29 / 1:27 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 6 km (4 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-08 05:27:29 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -66.749 West, latitude 17.9235 North, depth 6 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 17 km (11 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Antonio, Pájaros, Toa Alta.
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