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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 18km S of Indios, Puerto Rico on Tuesday, 14 January 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.3 quake: Puerto Rico Region, 7 Jan 2020 08h24, which had occurred 7 days earlier.
Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 18km S of Indios, Puerto Rico on Tuesday, 14 January 2020
14 Jan 16:17 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 13 minutes.
Date & time: Tuesday, 14 January 2020 16:03 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-14 12:03:53 -04:00
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.8291°N / 66.7906°W (Porto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km SE de Guánica (pop: 9,200)
21 km S de Guayanilla (pop: 5,200)
24 km SE de Yauco (pop: 20,300)
92 km SW de Bayamón (pop: 203,500)
101 km SW de San Juan (pop: 418,100)
107 km SW de Carolina (pop: 170,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 14 Jan 16:03 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km18km S of Indios, Puerto RicoUSGS
Tue, 14 Jan 16:03 UTCM 4.1 / 10 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

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87.6 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
LM, Cayey, PR / not felt : Not felt.
Utuado in the mountain (46 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt the house moving and the ceiling fan and the floor fan moving back and forth. About 15sec. (reported through our app)
89.9 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Punta Santiago (Puerto Rico, 116 km E of epicenter) : Didn’t feel antything (reported through EMSC)
Quebrada Fajardo (Puerto Rico, 134 km NE of epicenter) : Lo sentimos mi Mama y yo pero leve (reported through EMSC)
Lomas (Puerto Rico, 108 km NE of epicenter) : Barrio Cubuy de CANOVANAS fue leve (reported through EMSC)
Gobernador Piñero (Puerto Rico, 99 km NE of epicenter) : Nada área de hato rey (reported through EMSC)
Canas Urbano (Puerto Rico, 26 km NE of epicenter) : Ponce (reported through EMSC)
Sabana Abajo (Puerto Rico, 106 km NE of epicenter) : Lo sentí leve en Carolina (reported through EMSC)
Manatí (Puerto Rico, 73 km NE of epicenter) : Se movio la cama y se escucho un zumbido.Manati pr (reported through EMSC)
Sabana Llana (Puerto Rico, 34 km NE of epicenter) : Se siento (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 18km S of Indios, Puerto Rico on Tuesday, 14 January 2020

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