A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us700098mr. Event ids that are associated: us700098mr. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:23:22 / 7:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/05/20 / 2020-05-02 11:23:22 / May 2, 2020 @ 11:23 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -66.7109° West, 17.887° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Levittown, Guaynabo, Sabana Seca (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 82 km (51 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 twelve, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, eight hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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