Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 45 km north of Isla de Culebra Island, Puerto Rico, on Tuesday, 8 June 2021 at 09:40 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 53 km depth
8 Jun 10:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 7 minutes.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.72°N / 65.28°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Puerto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (248 km / 154 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) N of Puebla (Culebra) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NW of Charlotte Amalie (U.S. Virgin Islands) (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NE of Fajardo (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ENE of Loiza (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) WNW of Road Town (British Virgin Islands) (pop: 8,450) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NE of Las Piedras (pop: 6,660) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) ENE of Puerto Rico (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ENE of Cataño (Catano) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) ENE of Bayamon (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NE of Guayama (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) ENE of Aibonito (pop: 8,950) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Isla de Culebra Island (pop: 1,820) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) ENE of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||53 km||PUERTO RICO REGION||EMSC|
|3.5||53 km||46 Km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico||USGS|
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