A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 14:04:40 / May 28, 2020 @ 2:04 pm. Id of earthquake: pr2020149015. Event ids that are associated: pr2020149015. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -66.72° West, 17.9505° North. The 3.11-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:04:40 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Levittown, Guaynabo, Bayamón (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 78 km (48 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days two thousand and eighty-three 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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