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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 6km E of La Parguera, Puerto Rico on Friday, 21 February 2020

Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake  - 6km E of La Parguera, Puerto Rico on Friday, 21 February 2020
Feb 21 19:34: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 3.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 6.8 to 6.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 21 February 2020 18:46 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-21 14:46:56 -04:00
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9135°N / 67.005°W (Puerto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (400 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^10 J (8.78 MWh / 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 21 Feb 2020
Fri, 21 Feb 18:46 UTCM 3.9 / 7 kmPuerto RicoEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Cayey, PR (94.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(18.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(60.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Not felt but dogs started to bark.
(95.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Juan Sánchez (Puerto Rico) (101 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Bayamón (via EMSC)
Bairoa (Puerto Rico) (107 km E from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Sabana Grande Abajo (Puerto Rico) (17 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Cabo Rojo (via EMSC)
Machuchal (Puerto Rico) (10 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve movimiento y rapido (via EMSC)
Sabana Yeguas (Puerto Rico) (7 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerteee (via EMSC)
Tejas (Puerto Rico) (123 km E from epicenter)(no details): 10 MINUTES AGO I FELT TREMORS HERE IN HUMACAO. P.R. (via EMSC)
Cayey (Puerto Rico) (88 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se siente como un mareo in ni (via EMSC)
Coto Sur (Puerto Rico) (73 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Nada en Manatí (via EMSC)
Hatillo (Puerto Rico) (59 km N from epicenter)(no details): Little vibration. (via EMSC)
Mameyes Abajo (Puerto Rico) (55 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Frontón. Ciales Puerto Rico (via EMSC)
Río Grande (Puerto Rico) (50 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt at Aguada, Puerto Rico (via EMSC)
Palmarejo (Puerto Rico) (10 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lo sentí fuerte (via EMSC)

 

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