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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 10km SSE of Indios, Puerto Rico on Sunday, 12 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 6 days earlier.
Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 10km SSE of Indios, Puerto Rico on Sunday, 12 January 2020
Jan 12 21:39: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 7.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 12 January 2020 21:10 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-12 17:10:14 -04:00
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9393°N / 66.813°W (Porto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (377 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^11 J (35 MWh / 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 12 Jan 2020
Sun, 12 Jan 21:10 UTCM 4.0 / 10 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
(41.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
LM, Cayey, PR, US (74.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(57.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): ARECIBO (via app)
Sabana Grande,PR (43.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Light shaking. (via app)
Santa isabel / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Manati PR (65.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I jumped from my seat but it was gone. Less than 3 sec. Like when you hit the break hard un a traffic jam. (via app)
(108.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Humacao did not feel it (via app)
Ponce puerto rico / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bayamón (83.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
San Juan (93.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Light shaking. (via app)
Utuado in the mountains (35.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt it creeping slowly and longer. The ones now are longer then before. The ones we used to get were acouple sec now there getting longer. (via app)
(24.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(81.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(60.1 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Santiago y Lima (Puerto Rico) (121 km E from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Cerro Gordo (Puerto Rico) (94 km E from epicenter)(no details): En san lorenzo comenzando a ver noticias le pregunto a mi familia si sintieron el mueble temblando,,,lo sentimos leve, pero asusta.. (via EMSC)
Monacillo (Puerto Rico) (93 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio leve en San Juan (via EMSC)
Hato Tejas (Puerto Rico) (89 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Nada en levitown (via EMSC)
Pájaros (Puerto Rico) (84 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Bayamón (via EMSC)
Borinquén (Puerto Rico) (75 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ostia (via EMSC)
Pugnado Afuera (Puerto Rico) (73 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió (via EMSC)
Hato Abajo (Puerto Rico) (63 km N from epicenter)(no details): No lo senti (via EMSC)
Caonillas (Puerto Rico) (63 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento leve (via EMSC)
Santa Catalina (Puerto Rico) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Cerro Maravilla..corto pero temblo (via EMSC)
Miradero (Puerto Rico) (46 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was ready to exit my home fearing a stronger tremor (via EMSC)
Ponce (Puerto Rico) (23 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Suave pero bien rico (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (21 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Movido (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (21 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (20 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I was in the parking lot and my car was shaking. Ponce (via EMSC)
Norwalk (United States of America) (5375 km W from epicenter)(no details): No se sintio (via EMSC)
Norwalk (United States of America) (5375 km W from epicenter)(no details): Un leve movimiento. (via EMSC)
Norwalk (United States of America) (5375 km W from epicenter)(no details): Leve en San Germán (via EMSC)
Cangrejo Arriba (Puerto Rico) (104 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Suave en Carolina (via EMSC)
Carolina (Puerto Rico) (104 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte (via EMSC)
Montones (Puerto Rico) (101 km E from epicenter)(no details): No lo senti (via EMSC)
Saint Just (Puerto Rico) (100 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Trujillo Alto muy leve (via EMSC)
Sabana Llana Norte (Puerto Rico) (100 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Un poco (via EMSC)
Universidad (Puerto Rico) (97 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Muy leve! (via EMSC)
Caimito (Puerto Rico) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Monte hiedra (via EMSC)
Frailes (Puerto Rico) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió en Guaynabo (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (Puerto Rico) (88 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio leve en guaynabo (via EMSC)
Minillas (Puerto Rico) (87 km NE from epicenter)(no details): slight tremor (via EMSC)
Pájaros (Puerto Rico) (85 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Lo senti un poco (via EMSC)
Media Luna (Puerto Rico) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Toa baja se sintió (via EMSC)
Mula (Puerto Rico) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En Aguas Buenas no se sintió. (via EMSC)
Cerro Gordo (Puerto Rico) (82 km NE from epicenter)(no details): A very soft shake in Cerro Gordo, Bayamon, PR (via EMSC)
Ortiz (Puerto Rico) (82 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Regular movimiento (via EMSC)
Sabana (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Did not feel anything (via EMSC)
Sumidero (Puerto Rico) (79 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve acá en Sumidero, Aguas Buenas. (via EMSC)
Beatriz (Puerto Rico) (79 km E from epicenter)(no details): Cidra (via EMSC)
Bajura (Puerto Rico) (76 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Casa dos niveles. (via EMSC)
Quebrada Cruz (Puerto Rico) (74 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ni cuenta me di...Toa Alta Puerto Rico (via EMSC)
Doña Elena (Puerto Rico) (70 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estaba en el carro y movió el vehículo. (via EMSC)
Padilla (Puerto Rico) (67 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio leve preo rapidito (via EMSC)
Florida Afuera (Puerto Rico) (65 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Suave (via EMSC)
Santana (Puerto Rico) (62 km N from epicenter)(no details): Moderado bajo (via EMSC)
Morovis Sud (Puerto Rico) (62 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En Morovis vibración moderada. (via EMSC)
Hato Abajo (Puerto Rico) (62 km N from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve (via EMSC)
Perchas (Puerto Rico) (60 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sentido (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (59 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió Leve. (via EMSC)
(Puerto Rico) (59 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió Leve. (via EMSC)
San Lorenzo (Puerto Rico) (59 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se .sintio Corozal (via EMSC)
Dominguito (Puerto Rico) (58 km N from epicenter)(no details): Estoy en la iglesia y hace como 4 minutos se movieron las pantallas que están en la pared sentí que vibró el suelo . (via EMSC)
Marías (Puerto Rico) (57 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se movió mi cama (via EMSC)
Mayagüez (Puerto Rico) (50 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
San Ildefonso (Puerto Rico) (49 km E from epicenter)(no details): Sentido en Coamo. (via EMSC)
Quebrada Grande (Puerto Rico) (44 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it but lightly (via EMSC)
Coabey (Puerto Rico) (42 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Jayuya, fuerte pero rápido (via EMSC)
Coto Laurel (Puerto Rico) (31 km NE from epicenter)(no details): 5;09pm Sentido masnfuerte que el de las 5pm (via EMSC)
Coto Laurel (Puerto Rico) (31 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Impacto corto (via EMSC)
Adjuntas (Puerto Rico) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): Leve pero si se sintio (via EMSC)
Ponce (Puerto Rico) (23 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Canas Urbano (Puerto Rico) (22 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En ponce (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (21 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Quebrada Ceiba (Puerto Rico) (20 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Que susto (via EMSC)
Carenero (Puerto Rico) (13 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió bien suave (via EMSC)

 

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