A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Indios in Puerto Rico on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: usa0005zdn. Unique identifier: usa0005zdn. Exact location of earthquake, -66.8082° West, 17.9136° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 12:47:29 / 12:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/01/20 / 2020-01-11 16:47:29 / January 11, 2020 @ 4:47 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 23 km (14 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pájaros, San Antonio, Toa Alta (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight hundred and seventy, in the last 10 days one thousand, one hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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