A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Indios in Puerto Rico. Event id: us6000ahkp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ahkp. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:51:44 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.8344 West, latitude 18.0107 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 02:51:44 / June 24, 2020 @ 2:51 am.
Event epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ingenio, Candelaria Arenas, Candelaria (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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