A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico on Sunday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:54:21 / 11:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -66.9204° West, latitude 17.9528° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000adp3. Event ids that are associated: us7000adp3. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 11:54:21 / June 28, 2020 @ 11:54 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Toa Alta, Guayama, San Antonio. Epicenter of the event was 33 km (21 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Guayama (c. 21 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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