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Event Details
Estimated Maximum Intensity: II in Lajas, PR
Date: December 19, 2022 01:59:00 UTC
December 18, 2022 21:59:00 Hora Local
Region: South Region of Puerto Rico
Distances: 7.62 Km Southwest of Guánica,PR
12.25 Km Southeast of Lajas,PR
33.44 Km South-Southeast of Mayagüez,PR
Magnitude: 3.46 Md
Location: Latitude: 17.939 Longitude: -66.9591
Depth: 10 Km
Tsunami Warning Level: No Warning, Advisory or Watch is in effect for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands
Issued Date & Time 2022-12-18 22:31:01
ID: 20221219015859

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Epicentral Map (PRSN), Last Modified: 2022-12-18 22:31:06 Hora Local.
BULLETIN 2
Seismic Event/Tsunami
DATE: December 18, 2022
LOCAL TIME: 21:59:00
LATITUDE: 17.939 N
LONGITUDE: 66.9591 W
LOCATION: 7.6 Km Southwest of Guánica,PR
33.4 Km South-Southeast of Mayagüez,PR
DEPTH: 10 Km
MAGNITUDE: 3.46 Md
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM INTENSITY: II in Lajas, PR
TSUNAMI ALERT LEVEL: No Warning, Advisory or Watch is in effect for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands
DATE & ISSUED TIME 2022-12-18 22:31:06
The Puerto Rico Seismic Network (PRSN) received information that this minor earthquake was reported as felt in Lajas with a maximum intensity of II (Modified Mercalli Scale, MM). At the moment of generating this bulletin no damages has been reported, but given the size and location this can not be ruled out

Based on magnitude, location and historic records the earthquake was not sufficient to generate a destructive tsunami to Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands.

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