A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) strikes Puerto Rico area kilometers (zero miles) from Puerto Rico area on Tuesday. World date and time of occasion UTC/GMT: 23/02/21 / 2021-02-23 10:23:06 / February 23, 2021 @ 10:23 am. The temblor was picked up at 10:23:06 / 10:23 am (native time epicenter). Precise location of earthquake, longitude -66.7376 West, latitude 18.6288 North, depth = 14 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14 km (9 miles). Distinctive identifier: pr2021054008. Ids which might be related to the occasion: pr2021054008.
The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Ponce (c. 152 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Mayagüez (c. 78 600 pop). Nearest cities/metropolis/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cidra, Aguas Buenas, Puerto Actual (min 5000 pop). Shut nation/nations, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That may be effected).
Yearly there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes on the earth. Prior to now 24 hours, there have been two, within the final 10 days seventeen, up to now 30 days fifty-six and within the final 365 days one thousand, eight hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.zero or better which were detected in the identical space. Earthquakes 2.5 to three.2 are sometimes felt, however solely causes minor injury.
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