An earthquake of magnitude 3.49 was registered this afternoon in the municipality of Ponce.

The epicenter of the telluric movement was located at latitude 17.9, longitude 66.5 or 15.2 km southeast of Ponce. It happened at a depth of only 4 kilometers.

Some residents of the area reported through social networks having felt it.

There is no tsunami warning for Puerto Rico or the US Virgin Islands.