Mag. 3.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 14 km south of La Parguera, Lajas, Puerto Rico, on 10 Oct 6:27 pm (GMT -4) -

Mag. 3.2 earthquake  - Caribbean Sea, 14 km south of La Parguera, Lajas, Puerto Rico, on 10 Oct 6:27 pm (GMT -4)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Oct 22:35 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Oct 2020 22:27:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 10 Oct 6:27 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.85°N / 67.05°W (Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) S of La Parguera (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSE of Cabo Rojo (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSE of Hormigueros (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Mayagüez (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SSW of Arecibo (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) WSW of Bayamon (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SW of Puerto Rico (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SW of Terremoto Cay Island --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SW of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27°C (81 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.210 km- 14 km S of La Parguera, Puerto RicoEMSC
M 3.111 km14 Km S of La Parguera, Puerto RicoUSGS

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Palmarejo (Puerto Rico, 21 km NW of epicenter) : Venio toda la casa (reported through EMSC)
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Mag. 3.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 14 km south of La Parguera, Lajas, Puerto Rico, on 10 Oct 6:27 pm (GMT -4)
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