A minor earthquake magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from La Parguera in Puerto Rico. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/20 / 2020-07-02 11:11:21 / July 2, 2020 @ 11:11 am UTC/GMT. Event id: pr2020184003. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020184003. The 3.06-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:11:21 / 11:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 11 km, -67.0823° West, 17.953° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11 km (7 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Coamo, Ciales, Santa Isabel (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Adjuntas (c. 19 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and five, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km WSW of La Parguera, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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