A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Guánica in Puerto Rico. The temblor was reported at 17:13:51 / 5:13 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2020306008. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c8zm, pr2020306008. The epicenter was at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/11/20 / 2020-11-01 17:13:51 / November 1, 2020 @ 5:13 pm. Exact location, longitude -66.9008° West, latitude 17.9425° North, depth = 13 km.
Event epicenter was 31 km (19 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Vega Baja (c. 29 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Barceloneta (c. 22 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cayey, Naranjito, Vega Alta (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 two, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days seventy-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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: 3 km SSE of Guánica, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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