Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Ensenada Barrio, Guanica, 11 km southwest of Yauco, Puerto Rico, on Monday, May 31, 2021 at 14:28 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
31 May 14:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.98°N / 66.94°W↗ (Ensenada Barrio, Guanica, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 17.98°S / 113.06°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Fuig (Guánica) (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (2 mi) WNW of Guanica (Guánica) (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSE of Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ESE of Lajas (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Guayanilla (pop: 5,210) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Maricao (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Penuelas (Peñuelas) (pop: 6,850) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) ESE of Cabo Rojo (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of Hormigueros (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||10 km||PUERTO RICO||EMSC|
|3.2||10 km||3 Km W of Fuig, Puerto Rico||USGS|
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