A minor earthquake magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Indios in Puerto Rico on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/20 / 2020-07-01 15:13:52 / July 1, 2020 @ 3:13 pm. The temblor was reported at 15:13:52 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: pr2020183005. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020183005. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 14 km, -66.8285° West, 17.9571° North.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Antonio, Toa Alta, Guayama. Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 23 km (15 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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