Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 33 km southeast of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 20:04 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 33 km southeast of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 20:04 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 12 km depth

6 Jun 01:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Date & time: Jun 5, 2021 20:04:32 UTC -
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9293°N / 67.0116°W (Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 17.929°S / 112.988°E
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SE of La Parguera (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Guanica (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Lajas (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSE of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Cabo Rojo (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW of Guayanilla (pop: 5,210) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Hormigueros (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) S of Maricao (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSE of Mayaguez (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Aibonito (pop: 8,950) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SW of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.012 km6 Km SE of La Parguera, Puerto RicoUSGS

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