A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Brenas in Puerto Rico. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2020327018. Unique identifier: pr2020327018. Global time and date of event 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 17:39:36 / November 22, 2020 @ 5:39 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 17:39:36 / 5:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -66.42° West, latitude 18.8083° North, depth = 49 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 49 km (30 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Sebastián, Adjuntas, Adjuntas (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 38 km NNW of Brenas, Puerto Rico.
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