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Earthquake forecast for Puerto Rico: Dozens more large aftershocks are likely

https://theconversation.com/earthquake-forecast-for-puerto-rico-dozens-more-large-aftershocks-are-likely-129874 Earthquake forecast for Puerto Rico: Dozens more large aftershocks are likely January 14, 2020 4.43pm EST Author Richard Aster Professor of Geophysics and Department Head, Colorado State University Disclosure statement Richard Aster has received funding for earthquake research from the … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico earthquake aftershocks again rattle coastline as residents deal with disaster after disaster

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/puerto-rico-earthquake-aftershocks-again-rattle-coastline-as-residents-deal-with-disaster-after-disaster/2020/01/11/f3c843a6-347f-11ea-9313-6cba89b1b9fb_story.html Puerto Rico earthquake aftershocks again rattle coastline as residents deal with disaster after disaster (The Washington Post) By Arelis R. Hernández and Cristina Corujo  January 11, 2020 at 5:35 PM EST GUÁNICA, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico has not stopped … Continue reading

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Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude on January 11, 2020

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/01/11/us/puerto-rico-earthquake/index.html Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude By Nicole Chavez, Maria Santana and Jay Croft, CNN Updated 2211 GMT (0611 HKT) January 11, 2020 Ponce, Puerto Rico (CNN)An 5.9 magnitude earthquake rattled Puerto Rico on Saturday, fueling anxiety … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6 shock rocks quake-stunned Puerto Rico, January 11, 2020, Saturday 9:54 AM

https://apnews.com/fd6b234395379a876bddc74e1b882d43 Tremors felt in the San Juan metro area, but power still on in the metro. Magnitude 6 shock rocks quake-stunned Puerto Rico By DANICA COTO 1-11-2020 Men who lost their homes in a 6.4 magnitude earthquake stand inside a … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico slowly brings back electricity after powerful earthquake

http://news.trust.org/item/20200108102705-whjbu Puerto Rico slowly brings back electricity after powerful earthquake by Reuters Wednesday, 8 January 2020 14:30 GMT By Luis Valentin Ortiz SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan 8 (Reuters) – Puerto Rico’s power grid crept back to service on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island

Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island Puerto Rico Gov Declares State of Emergency After Earthquakes Rattle Island By José Alvarado Vega on January 7, 2020 Gov. Wanda Vázquez meets with government officials (Courtesy) SAN JUAN … Continue reading

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Earthquake in South Puerto Rico damages homes, property on January 6, 2020, Monday

While this is tragic for those who lost their homes, most of Puerto Rico is business as usual, as the area where the earthquake hit hardest is sparsely populated and on the opposite side of the San Juan metro area, … Continue reading

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