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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 8km SSE of Guanica, Puerto Rico on Monday, 30 March 2020

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 8km SSE of Guanica, Puerto Rico on Monday, 30 March 2020
Mar 30 16:41: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 5.0 km.
Date & time: lundi, 30 mars 2020 16:06 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-30 12:06:43 -04:00
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9206°N / 66.8906°W (Porto Rico)
Nearest volcano: Saba (388 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^11 J (35 MWh / 30.1 tons of TNT) [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.
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 30 Mar 2020
Mon, 30 Mar 16:06 UTCM 4.1 / 10 kmPuerto Rico RegionEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Aguadilla - Puertas Del Mar Condominium / MMI IV (Light shaking): FEAR
Cayey, PR, US (82.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: NOT FELT. (via app)
Wanda Gonzalez Baez guayanilla PR. (820.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Utuado (41.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shook the house that I thought should I go outside for the big one. (via app)
Hormigueros / not felt: Extraño no sentimos nada en esta área de Hormigueros
Moca, Puerto Rico / MMI II (Very weak shaking): ESTABA EN EL ESCRITORIO EMPEZO A TEMBLAR, ME SENTI MAREADO,
(50.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Not felt but dogs started to bark.
(42.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(13.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
(12.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(32.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(32.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Tallaboa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): No noise, just side to side movement.
Ponce (28.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(29.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Boom!!!
Río Hondo (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was felt (via EMSC)
Cuchillas (Puerto Rico) (72 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Morovis (via EMSC)
Cerro Gordo (Puerto Rico) (56 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio en Moca. Reveneo la cama. (via EMSC)
Mayagüez (Puerto Rico) (47 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue corto (via EMSC)
Hormigueros (Puerto Rico) (38 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento suave (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (31 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió (via EMSC)
Arenas (Puerto Rico) (46 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estábamos en la guagua cuando siento que vibra extrañamente mientras se conducía. (via EMSC)
Canas (Puerto Rico) (31 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
Quebrada Honda (Puerto Rico) (26 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Un poco leve como cuatro segundos (via EMSC)
Ciénaga Alta (Puerto Rico) (118 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió Rio Grande (via EMSC)
Guaynabo (Puerto Rico) (96 km NE from epicenter)(no details): 12:06 pm (via EMSC)
Media Luna (Puerto Rico) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Toa Baja, sentido, fue corto. (via EMSC)
Cerro Gordo (Puerto Rico) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En Bayamón, estaba sentada en el mueble y se movió. (via EMSC)
Higuillar (Puerto Rico) (90 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estaba en mi carro senti el jamaqueon en Dorado pr (via EMSC)
Río Lajas (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Wao hacia tiempo no los sentía así. Me dio miedo de nuevo (via EMSC)
Abras (Puerto Rico) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Muy leve, sentado y sentí el movimiento. (via EMSC)
Pueblo (Puerto Rico) (78 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Vino un fuerte viento y un movimiento extraño. Como una mesida (via EMSC)
Coto Sur (Puerto Rico) (72 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Nada en Manatí (via EMSC)
Pulguillas (Puerto Rico) (64 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en Barranquitas (via EMSC)
Quebradillas (Puerto Rico) (63 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sii en Quebradillas.Me sentí mareada. (via EMSC)
Sabana Hoyos (Puerto Rico) (61 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Arecibo, nada (via EMSC)
Pozas (Puerto Rico) (49 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sentido fuerte en San Sebastian. (via EMSC)
Algarrobos (Puerto Rico) (47 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve en Mayaguez (via EMSC)
Utuado (Puerto Rico) (45 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Somewhat strong. (via EMSC)
Coto Laurel (Puerto Rico) (39 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió algo fuerte, rápido pero fuerte. (via EMSC)
Maricao Afuera (Puerto Rico) (35 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sentido fuertecito. (via EMSC)
Yauco (Puerto Rico) (15 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
Barina (Puerto Rico) (14 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte, la casa se extremecio, fue rápido pero fuerte,un gran susto después de días de calma. Me sentí mareada (via EMSC)
Barina (Puerto Rico) (13 km N from epicenter)(no details): Felt strong and fast (via EMSC)
Carenero (Puerto Rico) (9 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sabana grande (via EMSC)
Juan Sánchez (Puerto Rico) (97 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Movio la cama. (via EMSC)
Caguas (Puerto Rico) (96 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt in Caguas (via EMSC)
Ortiz (Puerto Rico) (88 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en Bayamon. Corta duración. (via EMSC)
Higuillar (Puerto Rico) (88 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Ceiba (Puerto Rico) (81 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No, se sintió (via EMSC)
Salto (Puerto Rico) (55 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se movieron lámparas y monitor de computadora y sentado lo senti (via EMSC)
Sábalos (Puerto Rico) (42 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve en Mayagüez.Bo. La Quinta (via EMSC)
Machuelo Abajo (Puerto Rico) (32 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuertecito en Ponce (via EMSC)
Plata (Puerto Rico) (19 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sentido en lajas un remezon (via EMSC)
Barina (Puerto Rico) (13 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte remenion (via EMSC)
Indios (Puerto Rico) (13 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte se movieron objetos en Guayanilla (via EMSC)

 

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