A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was reported 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Rincón in Puerto Rico on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 04:49:37 / 4:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/11/20 / 2020-11-28 04:49:37 / November 28, 2020 @ 4:49 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2020333001. Unique identifier: pr2020333001. Exact location, longitude -67.7905° West, latitude 18.5146° North, depth = 89 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 89 km (55 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Puerto Real, Mayagüez, Añasco. Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Puerto Real (c. 6 200 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Añasco (c. 6 100 pop). Close country/countries, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop), Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 60 km WNW of Rincón, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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