A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Yauco in Puerto Rico on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007p52. Id of event: us70007p52. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:35:25 / 10:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.829 West, latitude 18.0355 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 02:35:25 / February 13, 2020 @ 2:35 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Levittown (c. 29 800 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Levittown, Bayamón, Arroyo (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and fifty-six 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.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km E of Yauco, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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