A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.31 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Stella in Puerto Rico. The temblor was picked up at 20:49:54 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2020320002. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cfde, pr2020320002. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 20:49:54 / November 15, 2020 @ 8:49 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -67.3958° West, 18.1605° North.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arecibo, Utuado, Peñuelas (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). The epicenter was 27 km (17 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Arecibo (c. 49 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Adjuntas (c. 19 500 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km SW of Stella, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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