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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 20km SSE of Maria Antonia, Puerto Rico on Tuesday, 14 January 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.3 quake: Puerto Rico Region on Tue, 7 Jan 08h24, which had occurred 8 days earlier.
Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 20km SSE of Maria Antonia, Puerto Rico on Tuesday, 14 January 2020
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.4 to 11.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 14 January 2020 22:27 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-14 18:27:43 -04:00
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.8606°N / 66.847°W (Puerto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (384 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^11 J (49.4 MWh / 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 14 Jan 2020
Tue, 14 Jan 22:27 UTCM 4.3 / 11 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
(89.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Bayamon (90.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Se sintió el sonido como de un camión acercándose y luego alejándose.
(88.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Ciales (62.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Se sintio el ruido mas que el movimiento. (via app)
(88.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Cupey (Puerto Rico) (103 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve en cupey, sj. (via EMSC)
Gobernador Pinero (Puerto Rico) (101 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt it in Caparra Heights (via EMSC)
Mamey (Puerto Rico) (95 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió (via EMSC)
Río (Puerto Rico) (95 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sentido levemente en Caguas, P.R. (via EMSC)
Mucarabones (Puerto Rico) (90 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Toa Alta se sintió leve (via EMSC)
Montaña (Puerto Rico) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Carrizal (Puerto Rico) (77 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Barely felt it, but did in Aguada coast. (via EMSC)
Coto Sur (Puerto Rico) (77 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Nada en Manatí (via EMSC)
Moca (Puerto Rico) (73 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Una leve sacudida y luego una pequeña vibración (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (68 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No tengo (via EMSC)
Campo Alegre (Puerto Rico) (68 km N from epicenter)(no details): Hatillo (via EMSC)
Quebrada Larga (Puerto Rico) (67 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Añasco (via EMSC)
Saltos (Puerto Rico) (62 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Orocovis (via EMSC)
Lapa (Puerto Rico) (61 km E from epicenter)(no details): Brinco la silla un poco. Fue rapido (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (61 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was lying still in my hammock indoors beside my window. As soon as I felt my hammock starting to bounce me a little, I started hearing my windows rattle a few seconds. It was all so slight that my wife laying on her stomach doing paperwork on the bed did not notice it. (via EMSC)
Guanajibo (Puerto Rico) (55 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve y corto (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (52 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lo senti profundo..ahy mama (via EMSC)
Descalabrado (Puerto Rico) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Moved the bed (via EMSC)
Jacaguas (Puerto Rico) (43 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sentido fuertecito en Juana Diaz (via EMSC)
Machuelo Arriba (Puerto Rico) (37 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ponce (via EMSC)
Macaná (Puerto Rico) (29 km N from epicenter)(no details): Was strong just now.But i feel a lot of all day and i don't see notification (via EMSC)
Gardena (United States of America) (5402 km W from epicenter)(no details): Lo sentí viendo televisión (via EMSC)
Taylorville (United States of America) (3243 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuertesito en Hormigueros (via EMSC)
Taylorville (United States of America) (3243 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Somewhat strong and fast. (via EMSC)
Universidad (Puerto Rico) (105 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En Auxilio Mutuo se sintió fuerte (via EMSC)
Cañabón (Puerto Rico) (93 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Caguas, lo sentí leve (via EMSC)
Media Luna (Puerto Rico) (92 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En Toa Baja se sintió leve (via EMSC)
Mula (Puerto Rico) (87 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Aguas Buenas. Se sintió leve. (via EMSC)
Tierras Nuevas Saliente (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): !!!!!! (via EMSC)
Cayey (Puerto Rico) (79 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Cayey, se sintió leve. (via EMSC)
Hatillo (Puerto Rico) (76 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Hatillo. Pequeño remezón. (via EMSC)
Maná (Puerto Rico) (74 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Corozal (via EMSC)
Arenalejos (Puerto Rico) (72 km N from epicenter)(no details): Arecibo, soft movement (via EMSC)
Morovis Sur (Puerto Rico) (71 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve Morovis (via EMSC)
Ciales (Puerto Rico) (69 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Lo sentí en Ciales. (via EMSC)
Honduras (Puerto Rico) (69 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Barranquitas (via EMSC)
San Lorenzo (Puerto Rico) (67 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Si lo sentí (via EMSC)
Espino (Puerto Rico) (55 km NW from epicenter)(no details): si lo sentimos un movimiento leve (via EMSC)
San Ildefonso (Puerto Rico) (55 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio regular (via EMSC)
Bateyes (Puerto Rico) (52 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My bed is shaking (via EMSC)
Bateyes (Puerto Rico) (52 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it very strong here in Mayagüez (via EMSC)
Guanajibo (Puerto Rico) (52 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Si lo sentí. (via EMSC)
Miradero (Puerto Rico) (51 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte la sacudida. (via EMSC)
Boquerón (Puerto Rico) (45 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue fuertesito, me indicaron que fue de 4.2 (via EMSC)
Adjuntas (Puerto Rico) (41 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuertecito (via EMSC)
Sabanetas (Puerto Rico) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Senti no se si fue fuerte (via EMSC)
San Antón (Puerto Rico) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Si lo senti (via EMSC)
Macaná (Puerto Rico) (29 km N from epicenter)(no details): Strong one (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (28 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Shake when is this going to stop. All I want is to sleep (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (23 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mild. (via EMSC)



 

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