No Warning, Advisory or Watch is in effect for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.


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Event Details
Estimated Maximum Intensity: V in St. Thomas, USVI
Date: December 09, 2023 14:27:22 UTC
December 09, 2023 10:27:22 Hora Local
Region: Virgin Islands Platform
Distances: 16.44 Km North-Northwest of Anegada,BVI
43.79 Km North of Virgin Gorda,BVI
192.28 Km East-Northeast of San Juan,PR
Magnitude: 5.7 Ml
Location: Latitude: 18.8785 Longitude: -64.3833
Depth: 7 Km
Tsunami Warning Level: No Warning, Advisory or Watch is in effect for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands
Issued Date & Time 2023-12-09 11:09:02
ID: 20231209142722

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Epicentral Map (PRSN), Last Modified: 2023-12-09 11:09:20 Hora Local.
BULLETIN 2
Seismic Event/Tsunami
DATE: December 09, 2023
LOCAL TIME: 10:27:22
LATITUDE: 18.8785 N
LONGITUDE: 64.3833 W
LOCATION: 16.4 Km North-Northwest of Anegada,BVI
192.3 Km East-Northeast of San Juan,PR
DEPTH: 7 Km
MAGNITUDE: 5.7 Ml
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM INTENSITY: V in St. Thomas, USVI
TSUNAMI ALERT LEVEL: No Warning, Advisory or Watch is in effect for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands
DATE & ISSUED TIME 2023-12-09 11:09:20
The Puerto Rico Seismic Network (PRSN) received information that this moderate earthquake was reported as felt in widely throughout Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands with a maximum intensity of V (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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