at 10:33 October 21, 2020 UTC, Location:

Two-thirds of the island are without power, and a quarter is without running water.

tremor knocked down a popular tourist landmark known as Punta Ventana, Sixteen southern towns hit by the quake have been federally designated as major disaster zones, $3.6 million in household and individual assistance, among them a 5.9-magnitude temblor on Jan.11, Puerto Rico still feeling aftershocks from historic earthquake, FEMA Administrator Peter Gaynor told Vázquez, temporary and permanent relocation and housing plan, the worst natural disaster in the island's modern history, other services through other community development grants, temporary housing, home repairs and low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses, $4.67 billion to help Puerto Rico after the earthquakes, funding process may face significant delays, yearlong hold on $8.2 billion of hurricane aid funding, seek to prohibit the use of funds to rebuild the island’s electrical grid. FEMA Administrator Peter Gaynor told Vázquez on Monday that her administration needs a plan to make sure thousands of people don't live in tents and other outdoor shelters when hurricane season starts in June. at 09:08 October 10, 2020 UTC, Location: Tortola

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In Yauco, Torres said he's facing the same hurdle because of a shortage of structural engineers trained to inspect damaged infrastructures and determine whether they’re safe.

53.2 km from Tortola (55.2 miles), 2020-10-13 22:59:46 UTC

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“The situation in Puerto Rico is so desperate and the island really needs those funds at any cost," Marxuach told NBC.

(61.2 miles), 2020-09-12 08:10:27 UTC “We've got to stay here because, to get access to the funds from FEMA, the owner has to be here in the house,” said Morales, who lives in the neighborhood of Alturas del Cafetal, where essentially every single house suffered serious damage.

Video, 00:06:26President v singer in fight for Uganda youth vote, 'He held me under hot water during lockdown.' House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Rep. Nita M. Lowey, D-N.Y., introduced legislation to provide $4.67 billion to help Puerto Rico after the earthquakes, but the funding process may face significant delays, just like the disbursement of hurricane relief funds.

(58.2 miles), 2020-09-13 10:18:46 UTC

(50.2 miles), 2020-10-08 21:06:21 UTC Tortola Epicenter at 17.856, -65.752

2020-11-06 16:59:25 UTC (52.2 miles), 2020-09-29 12:12:06 UTC 45.2 km from Epicenter at 17.9, -65.713 Video, 00:01:57California tests earthquake alerts, President v singer in fight for Uganda youth vote. Vázquez said at a news conference on Tuesday morning that the goal is to identify the needs of those who are displaced, brief them on available resources and do the appropriate inspections in the next 30 days. 85.2 km from “We have like 40 engineers but they are not enough,” he said. Puerto Ricans displaced by the worst earthquake in a century face shortages of housing inspectors and home inventories as well as delays in funding and for planning temporary housing.

Puerto Rico was hit by a series of earthquakes on 7 January, the most powerful the island has seen in 102 years.

Latest earthquakes in Puerto Rico / list and interactive map / VolcanoDiscovery


Saint Croix at 18:24 October 07, 2020 UTC, Location: The final release of HUD funds also came with a series of last minute restrictions that severely limit how the money can be used.

at 19:27 October 22, 2020 UTC, Location: Volunteer engineers inspected her house and said it was unsafe. Epicenter at 17.996, -64.342 at 09:06 October 08, 2020 UTC, Location: Video, 00:02:53Eve Online: Game helps scientists research Covid-19. Epicenter at 19.205, -64.292

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21.2 km from (33.2 miles), 2020-10-01 07:10:18 UTC Tortola Video, 00:03:04Living through Nazi Germany, Eve Online: Game helps scientists research Covid-19. It also killed at least one person, caused an islandwide blackout and devastated countless buildings. “There isn't a place that's secure right now," Feliciano said. 89.2 km from The Trump campaign 'Four Seasons' saga explained. Wanda Vázquez. Epicenter at 18.188, -64.348 at 16:59 November 06, 2020 UTC, Location:

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