A minor earthquake magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico. Id of earthquake: pr2020180031. Event ids that are associated: us7000adwn, pr2020180031. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 22:10:47 / June 28, 2020 @ 10:10 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.9518 West, latitude 17.942 North, depth = 13 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:10:47 / 10:10 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 37 km (23 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Vega Baja, Corozal, Aibonito (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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