A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.46 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Stella in Puerto Rico. Id of earthquake: pr2020363000. Event ids that are associated: us6000d3ti, pr2020363000. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/12/20 / 2020-12-28 22:14:35 / December 28, 2020 @ 10:14 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -67.6933° West, 18.1606° North, depth 145 km. The temblor was detected at 22:14:35 / 10:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 145 km (90 miles).
Close country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Isabela, Sabana Grande, San Sebastián (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 59 km (36 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from San Germán (c. 12 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Hormigueros (c. 11 900 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days three thousand and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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