A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Indios in Puerto Rico on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -66.8295° West, 17.988° North, depth 14 km. The 2.87-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:25:43 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 14 km (9 miles). Global time and date of event 13/07/20 / 2020-07-13 06:25:43 / July 13, 2020 @ 6:25 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: pr2020195014. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020195014.
Epicenter of the event was 23 km (14 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Toa Alta, Guayama, San Antonio (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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