Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Ensenada Barrio, Guanica, 35 km west of Ponce, Puerto Rico, on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 14:38 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Jul 15:15 UTC: First to report: USGS after 37 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9633°N / 66.9543°W↗ (Ensenada Barrio, Guanica, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 17.963°S / 113.046°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Fuig (Guánica) (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) W of Guanica (Guánica) (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) S of Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) SW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of Lajas (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Guayanilla (pop: 5,210) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Maricao (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Cabo Rojo (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Penuelas (Peñuelas) (pop: 6,850) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of Hormigueros (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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||4 Km WSW of Fuig, Puerto Rico||USGS|
|2.5||10 km||PUERTO RICO||EMSC|
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