Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 29 km southeast of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 13:14 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 11 km depth
29 May 13:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 26 minutes.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9716°N / 67.0053°W↗ (Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 17.972°S / 112.995°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) E of La Parguera (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) W of Guanica (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SE of Lajas (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSE of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of Cabo Rojo (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Hormigueros (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Guayanilla (pop: 5,210) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) S of Maricao (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Mayaguez (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) W of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WSW of Aibonito (pop: 8,950) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) WSW of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> 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||11 km||4 Km E of La Parguera, Puerto Rico||USGS|
|3.0||10 km||PUERTO RICO REGION||EMSC|
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