Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 52 km northwest of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, on Monday, 5 Apr 2021 2:58 am (GMT -4) -

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 52 km northwest of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, on Monday, 5 Apr 2021 2:58 am (GMT -4)

Séisme mineur magnitude 2.7 at 92 km depth

5 Apr 08:06 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 1 heure et 7 minutes.
5 Apr 13:02: Magnitude recalculée de 3.2 à 2.7. Profondeur recalculée de 82.0 à 92.0 km (de 51 à 57 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 10.5 km (6.5 mi) au NNE.
Date & time: 5 Apr 2021 06:58:48 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: lundi, 5 avril 2021 02:58 (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 2.7
Profondeur: 92.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.42°N / 67.58°W (Caribbean Sea, Porto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km ONO de Rincon (Rincón) (pop: 1,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
45 km O de Luyando (pop: 3,550) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
52 km ONO de Mayagüez (pop: 78,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
57 km NO de Puerto Real (Miradero) (pop: 6,170) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
88 km ONO de Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
89 km E de Punta Cana (République dominicaine) (pop: 100,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
91 km O de Arecibo (pop: 49,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
111 km ONO de Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
142 km ONO de Aibonito (pop: 8,950) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
156 km O de San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
2.792 kmMONA PASSAGE, PUERTO RICOEMSC
3.282 km38 Km W of Rincón, Puerto RicoUSGS

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