A minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 67 kilometers (42 miles) from San Juan in Puerto Rico. The 3.36-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:40:22 / 3:40 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38 km (24 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/07/20 / 2020-07-13 15:40:22 / July 13, 2020 @ 3:40 pm. Unique identifier: pr2020195004. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ams6, pr2020195004. Exact location of event, longitude -65.9696 West, latitude 19.0623 North, depth = 38 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Vega Alta, Vega Baja, Pájaros (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Trujillo Alto (c. 54 200 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 67 km NNE of San Juan, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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