A minor earthquake magnitude 2.7 (mg/mb) has striked on Saturday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Palomas in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 12:39:32 / 12:39 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-14 04:39:32 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -66.3095 West, latitude 18.2418 North, depth 12 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 33 km (20 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Sebastián, Las Marías, Sabana Grande.
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