A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:31:10 / 9:31 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000aj2v. Unique identifier: us7000aj2v. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.01 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -66.9574 West, latitude 17.8747 North, depth = 11.01 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 21:31:10 / July 6, 2020 @ 9:31 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Aibonito, Manatí, Barceloneta. Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 39 km (24 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 11 km SSW of Guánica, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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