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Latest quakes in or near Puerto Rico Island in the past 24 hours on Saturday, May 28, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 28, 2022 14:18 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 4 quakes above magnitude 3
  • 11 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 1 quake below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Puerto Rico had 4 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 11 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.2 | Puerto Rico Region -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.5 | North Atlantic Ocean, 20 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Puerto Rico Island (updated )

Past 24 hours:16 quakes | 11 quakes M2+ | 4 quakes M3+
Past 7 days:107 quakes | 76 quakes M2+ | 14 quakes M3+
Past 30 days:419 quakes | 290 quakes M2+ | 42 quakes M3+
Past 90 days:1,342 quakes | 928 quakes M2+ | 119 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:3,720 quakes | 2,476 quakes M2+ | 633 quakes M3+ | 12 quakes M4+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (16 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Saturday, May 28, 2022 GMT (12 quakes)
May 28, 2022 7:58 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 11:58 GMT)
2.2

12 km
Puerto Rico Region MoreMap
May 28, 2022 7:43 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 11:43 GMT)
3.3

6.1 km
North Atlantic Ocean, 77 km north of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
I FELT IT
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May 28, 2022 6:56 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 10:56 GMT)
2.2

16 km
Caribbean Sea, 16 km south of Yauco, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 28, 2022 6:43 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 10:43 GMT)
2.5

8.1 km
36 Km W of Puerto Real, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 28, 2022 6:01 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 10:01 GMT)
2.3

15 km
7 Km SSE of Maria Antonia, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 28, 2022 5:52 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 09:52 GMT)
2.2

13 km
2 Km W of Fuig, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 28, 2022 4:54 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 08:54 GMT)
3.1

10.5 km
Caribbean Sea, 25 km southwest of Mayaguez, Mayagüez Barrio-Pueblo, Puerto Rico
I FELT IT
MoreMap
May 28, 2022 2:10 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 06:10 GMT)
2.2

10 km
Lajas, 16 km west of Yauco, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 28, 2022 1:07 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 05:07 GMT)
2.4

7.9 km
5 Km W of Fuig, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 28, 2022 12:13 am (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 04:13 GMT)
2.1

7.9 km
Puerto Rico Region MoreMap
May 27, 2022 11:11 pm (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 03:11 GMT)
2.2

14 km
5 Km WSW of Guánica, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 27, 2022 8:50 pm (GMT -4) (May 28, 2022 00:50 GMT)
1.8

7.1 km
1 Km SE of Guánica, Puerto Rico MoreMap
Friday, May 27, 2022 GMT (4 quakes)
May 27, 2022 6:10 pm (GMT -4) (May 27, 2022 22:10 GMT)
2.2

12 km
Guayanilla, 6.5 km south of Yauco, Puerto Rico MoreMap
May 27, 2022 4:11 pm (GMT -4) (May 27, 2022 20:11 GMT)
3.5

40 km
North Atlantic Ocean, 20 km northeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
I FELT IT
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May 27, 2022 1:49 pm (GMT -4) (May 27, 2022 17:49 GMT)
3.0

12 km
North Atlantic Ocean, 43 km northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
I FELT IT
MoreMap
May 27, 2022 12:30 pm (GMT -4) (May 27, 2022 16:30 GMT)
2.2

20 km
2 Km NNW of Palomas, Puerto Rico MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.3 x 1010 joules (6.51 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.6 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Puerto Rico Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Puerto Rico?

The last earthquake in Puerto Rico occurred 2 hours and 20 minutes ago: Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Puerto Rico Region on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 7:58 am (GMT -4).

How many quakes were there in Puerto Rico today?

In the past 24 hours, Puerto Rico Island had 16 quakes up to magnitude 3.5.

What was the strongest quake in Puerto Rico today?

The strongest earthquake in Puerto Rico today occurred 18 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 20 km northeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Friday, May 27, 2022 at 4:11 pm (GMT -4).

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