A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Tallaboa in Puerto Rico. Id of earthquake: pr2020171001. Event ids that are associated: pr2020171001. The temblor was picked up at 00:02:11 / 12:02 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 00:02:11 / June 19, 2020 @ 12:02 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -66.6903° West, 17.9563° North, depth 7 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Levittown, Guaynabo, Bayamón (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days sixty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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