A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Emajagua in Puerto Rico on Monday. Event id: pr2020328014. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020328014. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/20 / 2020-11-23 01:26:23 / November 23, 2020 @ 1:26 am. Exact location, longitude -65.7105° West, latitude 17.8196° North, depth = 8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). The 3.11-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:26:23 / 1:26 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bayamón, Naranjito, Santa Isabel (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Caguas (c. 86 800 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Trujillo Alto (c. 54 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days five hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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