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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - 18km S of Indios, Puerto Rico martes, 14 ene. 2020

Este terremoto probablemente fue una réplica del terremoto M 6.3 terremoto: Puerto Rico Region Tue, 7 Jan 08h24 que había ocurrido 7 dias antes.
Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - 18km S of Indios, Puerto Rico martes, 14 ene. 2020
14 Jan 16:17 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 13 minutos.
Fecha & hora: martes, 14 enero 2020 16:03 UTC
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-01-14 12:03:53 -04:00
Magnitud: 4.1
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17,8291°N / 66,7906°W (Puerto Rico)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 8,9 x 1010 joules (24,8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21,3 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
Tue, 14 Jan 16:03 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km18km S of Indios, Puerto RicoUSGS
Tue, 14 Jan 16:03 UTCM 4.1 / 10 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

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87.6 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
LM, Cayey, PR / not felt : Not felt.
Utuado in the mountain (46 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt the house moving and the ceiling fan and the floor fan moving back and forth. About 15sec. (reported through our app)
89.9 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Punta Santiago (Puerto Rico, 116 km E of epicenter) : Didn’t feel antything (reported through EMSC)
Quebrada Fajardo (Puerto Rico, 134 km NE of epicenter) : Lo sentimos mi Mama y yo pero leve (reported through EMSC)
Lomas (Puerto Rico, 108 km NE of epicenter) : Barrio Cubuy de CANOVANAS fue leve (reported through EMSC)
Gobernador Piñero (Puerto Rico, 99 km NE of epicenter) : Nada área de hato rey (reported through EMSC)
Canas Urbano (Puerto Rico, 26 km NE of epicenter) : Ponce (reported through EMSC)
Sabana Abajo (Puerto Rico, 106 km NE of epicenter) : Lo sentí leve en Carolina (reported through EMSC)
Manatí (Puerto Rico, 73 km NE of epicenter) : Se movio la cama y se escucho un zumbido.Manati pr (reported through EMSC)
Sabana Llana (Puerto Rico, 34 km NE of epicenter) : Se siento (reported through EMSC)

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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - 18km S of Indios, Puerto Rico martes, 14 ene. 2020

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