An earthquake of magnitude 6.5 struck simply off Puerto Rico at a shallow depth, the U.S. Geological Survey mentioned on Tuesday.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Heart mentioned there was no vital menace of a tsunami to the area.
The quake’s epicentre was simply south of Indios, the USGS mentioned.
“It was tremendous sturdy. I might hear the vibrations in all places,” one witness positioned 14 km from the epicentre posted on the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre web site. One other witness in Caimital, 67 km away, posted that the quake lasted round 30 seconds.
A 5.8-magnitude earthquake off the southern coast of Puerto Rico on Monday broken properties and destroyed a rock formation on a seashore that had been a vacationer attraction, however there have been no experiences of accidents.