Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 42 km southeast of Humacao, Puerto Rico, on Monday, 23 November 2020 at 08:18 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 5 km depth
23 Nov 11:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 44 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Nov 2020 08:18:03 UTC -
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.8193°N / 65.6323°W
, Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:35 km (22 mi) SE of Maunabo
(pop: 2,150) --> See nearby quakes!42 km (26 mi) SSE of Humacao
(pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!54 km (34 mi) ESE of Guayama
(pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!56 km (35 mi) S of Fajardo
(pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!64 km (40 mi) SE of Caguas
(pop: 86,800) --> See nearby quakes!71 km (44 mi) SSE of Carolina
(pop: 170,400) --> See nearby quakes!72 km (44 mi) SE of Trujillo Alto
(pop: 54,200) --> See nearby quakes!78 km (49 mi) SE of Guaynabo
(pop: 81,400) --> See nearby quakes!85 km (53 mi) SE of Bayamon (Bayamón)
(pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!88 km (54 mi) SE of Puerto Rico (San Juan)
(pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!40 km (25 mi) SSW of Vieques Island
(pop: 9,300) --> See nearby quakes!104 km (64 mi) ESE of Puerto Rico Island
(pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS
(United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109
joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||5 km||33 Km SE of Emajagua, Puerto Rico||USGS|
|M 2.9||5 km||PUERTO RICO REGION||EMSC|
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