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Minor earthquake 3.22 mag, 25 km WSW of Stella, Puerto Rico

Earthquake location 18.225833333333S, -67.466166666667WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was reported 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Stella in Puerto Rico on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/07/24 / 2024-07-11 05:25:26 / July 11, 2024 @ 5:25 am. Exact location of event, longitude -67.466166666667 West, latitude 18.225833333333 North, depth = 3.59 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr71455083. Id of event: pr71455083. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.59 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.22-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:25:26 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter).

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Adjuntas, Adjuntas, Guayanilla (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 35 km (21 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Yauco (c. 20 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Adjuntas (c. 19 500 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Aguadilla (c. 16 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Isabela (c. 12 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop).

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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 25 km WSW of Stella, Puerto Rico.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.22 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -67.466166666667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 18.225833333333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.59 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 25 km WSW of Stella, Puerto Rico Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-07-11 05:25:26 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-07-11 05:48:49 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 160 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network pr The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,pr, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 22 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2336 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.25 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 290 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID pr71455083 Id of event.
Event Code 71455083 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,pr71455083, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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