A minor earthquake magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Pole Ojea in Puerto Rico. The 3.19-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:25:45 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 6 km, -67.1243° West, 17.9355° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 05:25:45 / November 10, 2020 @ 5:25 am. Id of earthquake: pr2020315000. Event ids that are associated: pr2020315000.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santa Isabel, Florida, Estancias de Florida. Epicenter of the event was 55 km (34 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Adjuntas (c. 19 500 pop). Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km SE of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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