Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 82 km northwest of San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 21:49 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 22 km depth
22 May 22:20 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.12°N / 66.46°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 19.12°S / 113.54°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (46 mi) N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NNW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNW of Cataño (Catano) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NNW of Bayamon (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNW of Guaynabo (pop: 81,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNW of Trujillo Alto (pop: 54,200) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNW of Carolina (pop: 170,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NW of Loiza (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) N of Aibonito (pop: 8,950) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNW of Las Piedras (pop: 6,660) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) N of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 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||22 km||PUERTO RICO REGION||EMSC|
|3.2||22 km||73 Km N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente, Puerto Rico||USGS|
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