A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Indios in Puerto Rico on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -66.826 West, latitude 17.9893 North, depth = 19.03 km. Unique identifier: us6000ahnn. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000ahnn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.03 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 06:36:48 / June 24, 2020 @ 6:36 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 06:36:48 / 6:36 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Levittown (c. 29 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Levittown, Bayamón, Sabana Seca (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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