Débil terremoto magnitud 3.6 - U.S. Virgin Islands, 123 km ENE of San Juan (Puerto Rico), martes, 27 oct. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.6 - U.S. Virgin Islands, 123 km ENE of San Juan (Puerto Rico), martes, 27 oct. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 30 km depth

27 Oct 11:47 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 21 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 27 Oct 2020 11:26:20 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 27 Oct 7:26 am (GMT -4)
Magnitud: 3.6
Profundidad: 30.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 18,9545°N / 65,0598°W (Islas Vírgenes de EE. UU.)
Volcán mas cercano: Saba (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km al NNW de Charlotte Amalie (pop: 20,000)
75 km al NW de Road Town (Islas Vírgenes Británicas) (pop: 8,450)
75 km al NNW de Cruz Bay (pop: 2,740)
94 km al NE de Fajardo (Puerto Rico) (pop: 34,100)
98 km al NNE de Isabel Segunda (Vieques, Puerto Rico) (pop: 9,300)
140 km al NNW de Santa Cruz (pop: 50,600)
512 km al E de Santo Domingo (República Dominicana) (pop: 2,201,900)
523 km al E de Santo Domingo Oeste (República Dominicana) (pop: 701,300)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from E
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 1,6 x 1010 joules (4,4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3,79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 3.630 km69 Km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin IslandsUSGS
M 3.630 kmVirgin Islands Region, U.S. Virgin IslandsEMSC

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