Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, on Friday, Aug 13, 2021 9:46 pm (GMT -4) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 4 km depth
14 Aug 03:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Aug 13, 2021 9:46 pm (GMT -4)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.81°N / 66.81°W↗ (Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 17.81°S / 113.19°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) S of Indios (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Guanica (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) S of Guayanilla (pop: 5,210) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Penuelas (Peñuelas) (pop: 6,850) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SW of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Bayamon (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SW of Guaynabo (pop: 81,400) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SW of Cataño (Catano) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||4 km||PUERTO RICO REGION||EMSC|
|3.2||4 km||20 Km SSE of Maria Antonia, Puerto Rico||USGS|
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