Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 48 km north of Arecibo, Puerto Rico, on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 at 04:41 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 43 km depth
13 Apr 05:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
Depth: 43.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.9°N / 66.7°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) N of Arecibo (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NW of Puerto Rico (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NW of Cataño (Catano) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NW of Bayamon (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NW of Guaynabo (pop: 81,400) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNW of Aibonito (pop: 8,950) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WNW of Loiza (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NW of Las Piedras (pop: 6,660) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NNW of Guayama (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) WNW of Fajardo (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NNW of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||43 km||PUERTO RICO REGION||EMSC|
|3.0||43 km||47 Km NNE of Carrizales, Puerto Rico||USGS|
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