A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Indios in Puerto Rico. Event id: pr2020177012. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000abje, pr2020177012. Exact location, longitude -66.843° West, latitude 17.962° North, depth = 13 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/20 / 2020-06-25 19:51:12 / June 25, 2020 @ 7:51 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:51:12 / 7:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 25 km (15 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guayama, Cidra, Ceiba.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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