Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 70 km west of Mayaguez, Mayagüez Barrio-Pueblo, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 13:14 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 63 km depth
17 Apr 13:41 UTC: First to report: USGS after 27 minutes.
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.2278°N / 67.8003°W (Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) W of Stella (Pueblo Barrio) (pop: 1,290) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) W of Mayaguez (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) ESE of Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) W of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) W of San Sebastian (San Sebastián) (pop: 11,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Isabela (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) WNW of Guanica (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) WSW of Arecibo (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) W of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (112 mi) W of Puerto Rico (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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||63 km||59 Km W of Stella, Puerto Rico||USGS|
|3.2||63 km||MONA PASSAGE, PUERTO RICO||EMSC|
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