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Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 7km S of Ponce, Puerto Rico on Thursday, 26 March 2020

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake  - 7km S of Ponce, Puerto Rico on Thursday, 26 March 2020
Date & time: Thursday, 26 March 2020 19:33 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-26 15:33:21 -04:00
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9471°N / 66.6033°W (Puerto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (359 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4*10^9 J (1.11 MWh / 0.951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 26 Mar 2020
Thu, 26 Mar 19:33 UTCM 3.2 / 6 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Cayey, PR, US / not felt
PONCEEN LA CASA DE (7.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): EN LA CASA DE MADERA ERA COMO SI BRINCARAN FUERTE PERO FUÉ RAPIDO. (via app)
(9.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Ponce PR / MMI III (Weak shaking): Bed shaking lightly and small crack sound
Ponce, pr (11.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(18.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(6.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(17.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Gobernador Pinero (Puerto Rico) (73 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve . (via EMSC)
Machuelo Arriba (Puerto Rico) (10 km N from epicenter)(no details): Near Ponce (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (9 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Jamaqueo fuerte (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (8 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ponce PR (via EMSC)
Quinto (Puerto Rico) (7 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve pero sentido (via EMSC)
Canas Urbano (Puerto Rico) (6 km NW from epicenter)(no details): fue un jamaqueo corto pero fuertecito (via EMSC)



 

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