A minor earthquake magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 07:14:13 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2020125032. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020125032. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/05/20 / 2020-05-04 11:14:13 / May 4, 2020 @ 11:14 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -66.713° West, 17.9255° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guaynabo, Bayamón, Sabana Seca (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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