Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 89 km northwest of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, 27 Mar 2021 7:13 am (GMT -4) -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 52 km depth
27 Mar 12:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 29 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 27 Mar 2021 7:13 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.15°N / 66.54°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNW of Vega Baja (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NNW of Puerto Rico (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NNW of Cataño (Catano) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NNW of Bayamon (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NNW of Guaynabo (pop: 81,400) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) NW of Loiza (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NNW of Aibonito (pop: 8,950) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NW of Las Piedras (pop: 6,660) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NW of Fajardo (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) N of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) NW of Vieques Island (pop: 9,300) --> See nearby quakes!
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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|3.2||52 km||PUERTO RICO REGION||EMSC|
|3.2||52 km||76 Km N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente, Puerto Rico||USGS|
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