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Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 9km SSW of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico on Sunday, 19 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 12 days earlier.
Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake  - 9km SSW of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico on Sunday, 19 January 2020
Jan 19 03:38: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 3.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 11.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 19 January 2020 03:06 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-18 23:06:59 -04:00
Magnitude: 3.7
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9543°N / 66.7648°W (Puerto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (375 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^10 J (6.22 MWh / 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 19 Jan 2020
Sun, 19 Jan 03:06 UTCM 4.1 / 5 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Tallaboa Peñuelas PR / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was strong that my wife began to walk briskly to the door and I began to get up from the sofa, but the quake settled down quickly and so did we.
Strafford nh / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(18 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(57.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Cabo Rojo, Plan Bonito (47.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Tallaboa Peñuelas PR / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tallaboa / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Dishes rattled but didn't break
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico (48.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(44 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Several seconds. Bed shaking glass doors rattle. (via app)
Ponce / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Joyuda Cabo Rojo (44 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed shaking and vibrations sound. Several seconds. (via app)
Utuado in the mountain (31.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House started to shake hard you can hear it movie. And about 30sec it lasted my dogs all got up. The house made a sound when it moved back and forth. (via app)
Toa Baja (82.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
LM, Cayey, PR (69.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: NOT FELT. (via app)
(24.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(55.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Pueblo (Puerto Rico) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió bastante.. (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (16 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte delicias Ponce (via EMSC)
Mata de Plátano (Puerto Rico) (120 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió muy poco en Luquillo (via EMSC)
Sabana Abajo (Puerto Rico) (99 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No en carolina no (via EMSC)
San Antón (Puerto Rico) (96 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se movio el mueble (via EMSC)
Monacillo Urbano (Puerto Rico) (87 km NE from epicenter)(no details): San Juan sentido (via EMSC)
Navarro (Puerto Rico) (86 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Cerro Gordo (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Pájaros (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No tan fuerte pero largo. (via EMSC)
Candelaria (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Me da como si estuviese mareada - Pueblo Toa Baja (via EMSC)
Quebrada Cruz (Puerto Rico) (69 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve vibración. Toa Alta Puerto Rico. (via EMSC)
Achiote (Puerto Rico) (68 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Naranjito (via EMSC)
Manatí (Puerto Rico) (63 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en manati (via EMSC)
Barahona (Puerto Rico) (59 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve en Morovis (via EMSC)
Marías (Puerto Rico) (58 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Si lo sentí (via EMSC)
Hato Arriba (Puerto Rico) (57 km N from epicenter)(no details): Leve consistente (via EMSC)
Hato Arriba (Puerto Rico) (57 km N from epicenter)(no details): Sentimos temblor (via EMSC)
Callejones (Puerto Rico) (47 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue bien raro, un cantaso y ya.... (via EMSC)
Mameyes Arriba (Puerto Rico) (45 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Poca duración pero la lámpara de la casa se movió. (via EMSC)
Espino (Puerto Rico) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): San Sebastián (via EMSC)
Llanos Tuna (Puerto Rico) (41 km W from epicenter)(no details): Leve, Cabo Rojo (via EMSC)
Sabana Grande (Puerto Rico) (40 km N from epicenter)(no details): Se movieron las puertas y se escucho un fuerte sonido que provenía de la tierra. Además se sintio el suelo bajo mis pies moverse rápidamente de un lado a otro. Utuado (via EMSC)
Salto Abajo (Puerto Rico) (39 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fast and strong. (via EMSC)
Coabey (Puerto Rico) (38 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en Jayuya (via EMSC)
Descalabrado (Puerto Rico) (37 km E from epicenter)(no details): Slight trembling (via EMSC)
Lajas (Puerto Rico) (35 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Too Shaky!! (via EMSC)
Yahuecas (Puerto Rico) (31 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte y mucho tiempo en Adjuntas (via EMSC)
Machuelo Arriba (Puerto Rico) (22 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Other think sometime if there no much noise you can hear a boom like a explosion and then the shaking. (via EMSC)
Magueyes (Puerto Rico) (19 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt it (via EMSC)
Ponce (Puerto Rico) (18 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Pretty shaky, but not enough to make me get off the bed (via EMSC)
Canas Urbano (Puerto Rico) (17 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Levemente. (via EMSC)

 

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