A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico. Exact location of earthquake, -66.7092° West, 17.9412° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:30:29 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70007ktu. Unique identifier: us70007ktu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 12:30:29 / February 7, 2020 @ 12:30 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Levittown, Guaynabo, Bayamón. Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days eight hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 5 km S of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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