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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Puerto Rico Region on Tuesday, 7 January 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.3 quake: Puerto Rico Region on Tue, 7 Jan 08h24, which had occurred 10 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Puerto Rico Region on Tuesday, 7 January 2020
Jan 7 08:44: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.5.
Jan 7 08:45: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 6.1.
Jan 7 08:52: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 5.5.
Date & time: Tuesday, 7 January 2020 08:34 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.75°N / 66.6°W (Porto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (357 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 7 Jan 2020
Tue, 7 Jan 08:34 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC
Tue, 7 Jan 08:34 UTCM 5.3 / 3.1 kmPuerto Rico RegionGeoAu
Tue, 7 Jan 08:34 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km8km S of Tallaboa, Puerto RicoUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Camuy. Carr 485 km 2.2 / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(95.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Utuado.in the mountains / MMI IX (Violent shaking): As the first one slowed down couple hours later another one camelse but I was lying down and I felt a trimmer and I blew it off and the next min it felt like the house was coming undone as I tryed to stand up the house wiped me down to my right knee hard and my hand on the floor too I slowlye went to the door with my dog and got outside but these one was just as bad as the first one. My dogs now are all freaked out and the one that is in side with me she don't want to go in the house no more and
(76 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(57.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(70.5 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Bayamón (84.2 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Cayey,PR,US (64.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): My cat was startled & it lasted a few seconds. No damages to our house. Most neighbors are outside. No electricity. (via app)
Old San Juan / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke up from rattling. Ceiling chandelier was swinging for a free minutes. Lost power in building.
Punta Cana, Natura Beach Park Eco Resort (211.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Ich bin aus dem Schlaf erwacht. Das Bett wackelte und der Deckenventilator vibrierte.
isla verde (65.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ponce (75.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Mayagüez / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Vega Alta / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cidra (72.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
(79.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Ensenada, Puerto Rico / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
(83.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Camuy. Carr 485 km 2.2 / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Punta Cana / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(67.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)(via app)
(90.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Bayamon / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Already without power and wating for the sunrise to see if there any damages.
Bayamon / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(60.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(92.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Shooketh
Aguadilla Puerto Rico / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was awake surfing internet on my phone. Felt the house shaking but nothing fell off the walls or any damage to the house. However, we lost power.
San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico (82.8 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Most neighbors woke and some went outside of homes.
Punta Cana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(95.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(79.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
San Juan / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Arecibo Hato Arriba (79.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): short,roll. East-west. (via app)
(99.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Sabana Seca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(98.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Mayaguez,Puerto Rico / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Mayague / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mayaguez (76.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): We have lost power it was really strongly felt. Interrupted coming communications. I was awake and working at the computer, my chair kicked me off. Don't know about damages yet. (via app)
San Juan, PR / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(82.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Fajardo, PR (117.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(106.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
San Juan Puerto Rico / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Toa Alta (79.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Fuerte evento sacudió la casa de lado a lado. (via app)
Bavaro / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(365 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Trujillo Alto (90.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
BAYAMON (84.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
BAYAMON (79.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(107.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(90.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
(96.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
(51.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(323.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(79.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Carolina (100.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Ponce, pr (32.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Aguas Buenas (74.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(84.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(88.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Fajardo (Puerto Rico) (123 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It feels very strong...but didn't last that long. (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (68 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió bien fuerte! Estamos sin luz... (via EMSC)
Fajardo (Puerto Rico) (123 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio un poco menos que el de 6.4 pero no dejó de ser un movimiento bastante sentido. (via EMSC)
Quebrada Arenas (Puerto Rico) (84 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sentido en Caguas. (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Not as strong as the first quake but seemed to last longer. Would not stop very freaky. (via EMSC)
Canóvanas (Puerto Rico) (106 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Lo sentí muy fuerte en mi área. (via EMSC)
Carolina (Puerto Rico) (101 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt by [email protected] Last about 11 sec. Blackout in general. (via EMSC)
Martín González (Puerto Rico) (101 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Aquí dice 5.6, pero los medios está notificando 6.6. ¿ A quién creerle? Lo que si sé es que se sintió bastante fuerte como para despertarme y sacarme de la cama. (via EMSC)
Martín González (Puerto Rico) (101 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en PR no hay luz (via EMSC)
Martín González (Puerto Rico) (101 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Desperto a todos, se movierón las camas. (via EMSC)
Santurce (Puerto Rico) (99 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Bien FUERTEEEE (via EMSC)
Sabana Llana Norte (Puerto Rico) (99 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estremecedor y bien fuerte (via EMSC)
Santurce (Puerto Rico) (99 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió bien fuerte en Santurce (via EMSC)
Camaceyes (Puerto Rico) (99 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lo sentí en Aguadilla (via EMSC)
Bajura (Puerto Rico) (98 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Isabela. Se movio leve la casa. (via EMSC)
Pueblo Viejo (Puerto Rico) (94 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Bien fuerte en el área de Guaynabo! (via EMSC)
Pueblo Viejo (Puerto Rico) (94 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sentido bien fuerte en Guaynabo (via EMSC)
Ceiba Baja (Puerto Rico) (93 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ase sintió fuerte (via EMSC)
Sabana Seca (Puerto Rico) (93 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Aftershock (via EMSC)
Sabana Seca (Puerto Rico) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio fuerte aqui en Toa Baja!!! Dios nos proteja a todos!!! (via EMSC)
Bayamón (Puerto Rico) (90 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Este más cortito pero se sintió fuerte. También. Sin luz en Bayamón (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (89 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Power is out (via EMSC)
Higuillar (Puerto Rico) (88 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte , se fue la luz ( área Dorado) (via EMSC)
Hato Tejas (Puerto Rico) (88 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
Higuillar (Puerto Rico) (87 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Very strong house shaking. Omg! (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Slight shaking. (via EMSC)
Islote (Puerto Rico) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió en Arecibo. Fuerte (via EMSC)
Hato Abajo (Puerto Rico) (81 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió muy fuerte, estamos sin electricidad. (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (81 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Esto fue horrible Dios nos cuide (via EMSC)
Dominguito (Puerto Rico) (75 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte de verdad (via EMSC)
Sabana Hoyos (Puerto Rico) (73 km N from epicenter)(no details): Arecibo (via EMSC)
Quebradillas (Puerto Rico) (68 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Barranquitas PR (via EMSC)
Cayey (Puerto Rico) (64 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Primero se fue la luz luego se sintió Rápido y fuerte en Cayey. (via EMSC)
Guayama (Puerto Rico) (62 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estoy bien asustado (via EMSC)
Sabana Grande Abajo (Puerto Rico) (61 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No power, strong quacke. (via EMSC)
San Germán (Puerto Rico) (58 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Por ahora estoy fuera de la casa (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (50 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Siguen las replicas (via EMSC)
Adjuntas (Puerto Rico) (50 km NW from epicenter)(no details): El sonido que emitia antes del temblor fue fuerte.Se pudo detectar cuando ocurriria otro temblor. (via EMSC)
Adjuntas (Puerto Rico) (50 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Durisimo La Casa se Qureria Caer (via EMSC)
San Ildefonso (Puerto Rico) (45 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sii una replica (via EMSC)
Susúa (Puerto Rico) (45 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sentido área Sabana Grande , estamos sin luz (via EMSC)
Ponce (Puerto Rico) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ponce (via EMSC)

 

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