Débil terremoto magnitud 3.3 - 5 Km SSE of Guánica, Puerto Rico, martes, 06 oct. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.3 - 5 Km SSE of Guánica, Puerto Rico, martes, 06 oct. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 7 km depth

6 Oct 23:35 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 16 minutos.
6 Oct 23:48: Profundidad recalculada de 16.1 a 7.0 km (de 10 a 4.3 mi).
Fecha & hora: 6 Oct 2020 11:18:47 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 6 Oct 7:18 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitud: 3.3
Profundidad: 7.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17,9261°N / 66,8913°W (Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km al SSW de Balneario de Caña Gorda
5 km al SSE de Guanica (pop: 9,220)
15 km al SW de Guayanilla (pop: 5,210)
17 km al ESE de La Parguera (pop: 1,140)
18 km al SSE de Sabana Grande (pop: 8,960)
31 km al WSW de Ponce (pop: 152,600)
40 km al SE de Mayagüez (pop: 78,600)
94 km al SW de Bayamon (pop: 203,500)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 23.7°C (75 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from E
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 5,6 x 109 joules (1,56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1,34 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.37 km5 Km SSE of Guánica, Puerto RicoUSGS
M 3.316 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

User reports for this quake (8)

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Cayey, PR , US (82.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Frailes Yauco PR / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : The usual vibration felt through the floor
Bayamón (Puerto Rico, 94 km NE of epicenter) : Bayamon (reported through EMSC)
Yauco (Puerto Rico, 13 km N of epicenter) : Leve, yauco barrio Barinas (reported through EMSC)
Yauco (Puerto Rico, 13 km N of epicenter) : Sentido fuerte movimiento y vibración. (reported through EMSC)
Lluveras (Puerto Rico, 13 km NW of epicenter) : Sabana Grande (reported through EMSC)
Palomas (Puerto Rico, 11 km N of epicenter) : Segundo tembñor. Corrido. Yauco, Puerto Rico (reported through EMSC)
Maria Antonia (Puerto Rico, 6 km N of epicenter) : No se cayeron pero se movieron objetos. (reported through EMSC)
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