A minor earthquake magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico. Global time and date of event 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 07:28:08 / July 3, 2020 @ 7:28 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.8785 West, latitude 17.8371 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2020185002. Event ids that are associated: pr2020185002. The temblor was picked up at 07:28:08 / 7:28 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Manatí, Barceloneta, Isabela (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 34 km (21 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days one hundred and one, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km SSE of Guánica, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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