A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico on Sunday. Global time and date of event 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 10:15:11 / June 28, 2020 @ 10:15 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000adme. Id of event: us7000adme. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.9315 West, latitude 17.8691 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 10:15:11 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
The epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Manatí, Barceloneta, Aibonito (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fifty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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