Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Carenero Barrio, Guanica, Puerto Rico, on Sunday, Oct 17, 2021 10:13 am (GMT -4) -

Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Carenero Barrio, Guanica, Puerto Rico, on Sunday, Oct 17, 2021 10:13 am (GMT -4)

Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 14 km depth

17 Oct 14:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 27 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 17, 2021 14:13:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Oct 17, 2021 10:13 am (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 2.9
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9508°N / 66.8931°W (Carenero Barrio, Guanica, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 17.951°S / 113.107°E
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of Guanica (Guánica) (pop: 9,220) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SW of Guayanilla (pop: 5,210) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Lajas (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) WSW of Penuelas (Peñuelas) (pop: 6,850) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) SE of San German (San Germán) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Maricao (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SW of Adjuntas (pop: 5,080) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SW of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Puerto Rico Island (pop: 3,474,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 30.5°C (87 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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2.914 km2 Km SE of Guánica, Puerto RicoUSGS

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Im Bett in Stuttgart Plieningen Deutschland / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) : Vibrieren und seitliches schieben , wie wenn man die eine Erdplatte auf andere schiebt,kratzt. Leicht seitlich...rüber  
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