A minor earthquake magnitude 3.69 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Maria Antonia in Puerto Rico. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/01/20 / 2020-01-11 12:59:18 / January 11, 2020 @ 12:59 pm. Exact location, longitude -66.855° West, latitude 17.907° North, depth = 7 km. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2020011092. Unique identifier: pr2020011092. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:59:18 / 8:59 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Guayama (c. 21 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Campanilla, Toa Baja, Pájaros. Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-nine, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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