A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000adnz. Id of event: us7000adnz. Global time and date of event 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 11:52:35 / June 28, 2020 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -66.9235° West, 17.9325° North. The temblor was detected at 11:52:35 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 34 km (21 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ceiba, Naranjito, Cayey (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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