Débil terremoto magnitud 3.1 - Puerto Rico Region, martes, 06 oct. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.1 - Puerto Rico Region, martes, 06 oct. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 12 km depth

6 Oct 19:42 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 37 minutos.
6 Oct 21:24: Magnitud recalculada de 3.3 a 3.1. Profundidad recalculada de 7.0 a 12.0 km (de 4.3 a 7.5 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 3.5 km (2.2 mi) al SSE.
Fecha & hora: 6 Oct 2020 07:05:32 UTC -
Magnitud: 3.1
Profundidad: 12.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17,89°N / 66,77°W (Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km al S de El Faro
17 km al ESE de Guanica (pop: 9,220)
19 km al SSW de Tallaboa Alta (pop: 2,240)
21 km al SW de Ponce (pop: 152,600)
29 km al SE de Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960)
52 km al SE de Mayagüez (pop: 78,600)
86 km al SW de Bayamon (pop: 203,500)
95 km al SW de San Juan (pop: 418,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 27°C (81 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 6 m/s (11 kts) from E
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC
Energía liberada estimada: 2,8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0,674 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 3.112 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC
M 3.37 km9 Km SSE of Indios, Puerto RicoUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Fajardo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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