A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (mg/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Tierras Nuevas Poniente in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 05:22:05 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 50 km (31 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-11 09:22:05 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -66.4455 West, latitude 19.0771 North, depth 50 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Levittown (c. 29 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Candelaria Arenas, Hatillo, San Juan.
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