A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico. The temblor was detected at 21:22:00 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000ahkq. Event ids that are associated: us7000ahkq. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 21:22:00 / July 3, 2020 @ 9:22 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -66.9726° West, 17.8706° North, depth 12.93 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.93 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Aibonito, Manatí, Barceloneta. Event epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days two hundred and seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 13 km SSW of Guánica, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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