Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 71km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico on Tuesday, 13 August 2019
13 Aug 17:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-08-13 09:54:39 -04:00
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.08°N / 67.3805°W (Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (45 mi) NW of San Antonio (pop: 2,300)
75 km (46 mi) NW of Isabela (pop: 12,500)
75 km (46 mi) NW of Rafael Hernandez (pop: 1,500)
150 km (93 mi) NW of Bayamón (pop: 203,500)
151 km (94 mi) NW of San Juan (pop: 418,100)
183 km (114 mi) NE of La Romana (pop: 208,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-08-13 09:54:39 -04:00 (13 Aug 13:54:39 UTC)||M 2.8 / 24 km||71km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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