A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Guanica in Puerto Rico. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:12:10 / 4:12 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 08:12:10 / May 3, 2020 @ 8:12 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -66.9117° West, 17.9674° North, depth 10 km. Unique identifier: us7000998n. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000998n.
Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cayey, Ceiba, Naranjito (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days seventy-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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: 0 km SW of Guanica, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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