A minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from San Antonio in Puerto Rico. The 3.26-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:41:49 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 87 km (54 miles). Global time and date of event 04/05/20 / 2020-05-04 14:41:49 / May 4, 2020 @ 2:41 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2020125004, us700099tj. Unique identifier: pr2020125004. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.2053 West, latitude 18.569 North, depth = 87 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ciales, Manatí, Peñuelas (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (26 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Adjuntas (c. 19 500 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 27 km NW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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