A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:58:53 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 07:58:53 / June 28, 2020 @ 7:58 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.9391 West, latitude 17.9519 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000adiy. Unique identifier: us7000adiy.
Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 35 km (22 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cayey, Naranjito, Ceiba (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and seventy-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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km WSW of Guánica, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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