A minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 75 kilometers (47 miles) from Luquillo in Puerto Rico. The temblor was picked up at 23:55:27 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2020321015. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020321015. Exact location of event, longitude -65.4053 West, latitude 18.9836 North, depth = 29 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 23:55:27 / November 16, 2020 @ 11:55 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 29 km (18 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Río Grande, Loíza, Fajardo. Epicenter of the earthquake was 78 km (48 miles) from Fajardo (c. 34 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Río Grande (c. 13 500 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Luquillo (c. 8 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Loíza (c. 4 300 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Culebra (c. 1 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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