A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Guayanilla in Puerto Rico. Id of earthquake: usa0006bqt. Event ids that are associated: usa0006bqt. Exact location of event, longitude -66.7789 West, latitude 18.0233 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:40:38 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/20 / 2020-01-07 16:40:38 / January 7, 2020 @ 4:40 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guaynabo, Levittown, Bayamón (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine hundred and thirty, in the last 10 days one thousand and thirteen, in the past 30 days one thousand and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 1 km ENE of Guayanilla, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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