Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Palmarejo Barrio, Lajas, 27 km south of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, on Friday, June 25, 2021 at 03:37 (GMT) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Palmarejo Barrio, Lajas, 27 km south of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, on Friday, June 25, 2021 at 03:37 (GMT)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Jun 03:42 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 5 minutes.
25 Jun 03:46: Now using data updates from USGS
25 Jun 04:20: Epicenter location corrected by 16 km (10.2 mi) towards N.
Date & time: Jun 25, 2021 03:37:05 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.967°N / 67.0911°W (Palmarejo Barrio, Lajas, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 17.967°S / 112.909°E
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) W of La Parguera (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Lajas (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) SSW of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSE of Cabo Rojo (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) W of Guanica (Guánica) (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Hormigueros (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) SSW of Maricao (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) SSE of Mayaguez (Mayagüez) (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) WSW of Bayamon (Bayamón) (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) WSW of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.610 km4 Km W of La Parguera, Puerto RicoUSGS
3.610 kmPUERTO RICO REGIONEMSC

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Pole Ojea, Llanos Costa Barrio, Cabo Rojo (11.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
86.4 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
La Parguera, Puerto Rico (4.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
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