A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.73 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico on Thursday. Unique identifier: pr2020170007. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000adzf, pr2020170007. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 06:38:34 / June 18, 2020 @ 6:38 am. The temblor was reported at 06:38:34 / 6:38 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6 km, -66.7635° West, 17.9233° North.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Levittown, Guaynabo, Bayamón (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 83 km (52 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days sixty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km SSW of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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