A minor earthquake magnitude 3.69 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from La Parguera in Puerto Rico on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/10/20 / 2020-10-11 04:00:47 / October 11, 2020 @ 4:00 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.0515° West, 17.9396° North, depth 12 km. The 3.69-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:00:47 / 4:00 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c7fy, pr2020285006. Unique identifier: pr2020285006.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aibonito, Coco, Barranquitas. Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Adjuntas (c. 19 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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