A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Guanica in Puerto Rico on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -66.9743° West, 17.9007° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 01:58:08 / February 11, 2020 @ 1:58 am. The temblor was detected at 21:58:08 / 9:58 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70007mxs. Event ids that are associated: us70007mxs.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Aibonito, Manatí, Barranquitas (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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