A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Guaynabo in Puerto Rico. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/04/17 / 2017-04-10 00:20:07 / April 10, 2017 @ 12:20 am. The temblor was reported at 20:20:07 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63 km (39 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17100000. Id of event: pr17100000. Exact location of event, longitude -66.157 West, latitude 18.3139 North, depth = 63 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lares, Camuy, Guayanilla. Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 18 km (11 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km SW of Guaynabo, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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