A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000adww, pr2020180035. Id of event: pr2020180035. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Global time and date of event 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 22:24:54 / June 28, 2020 @ 10:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -66.928° West, 17.942° North. The temblor was reported at 22:24:54 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Corozal, Aibonito, Barranquitas. Epicenter of the earthquake was 34 km (21 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days eighty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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