A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 12:30:29 / February 7, 2020 @ 12:30 pm. The temblor was detected at 08:30:29 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr2020038013. Event ids that are associated: us70007ktu, pr2020038013. The epicenter was at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, depth 8 km, -66.6961° West, 17.9038° North.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Levittown, Guaynabo, Sabana Seca (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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