We show you our most important and recent visitors news details Quake rattles Puerto Rico but no injuries reported in the following article
Hind Al Soulia - Riyadh - MIAMI, Florida — A 5.8-magnitude earthquake shook Puerto Rico on Monday, toppling some structures and causing power outages and small landslides but there were no reports of casualties, the US Geological Survey said.
The quake, just off the US territory's southern Caribbean coastline, was felt throughout much of the island, including the capital San Juan.
Some 250,000 customers were hit by electric power outages after the quake, which struck at 6:32 a.m. local time (1032GMT).
Images posted on social media showed houses tumbled from their supporting pillars, cracks in walls, cars crushed under collapsed houses and small scale landslides.
The quake was the strongest of a series that have rippled through the island since Dec. 28, and it was followed by at least eight aftershocks, officials said.
No tsunami alerts were issued. — AFP
These were the details of the news Quake rattles Puerto Rico but no injuries reported for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.
It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at Saudi Gazette and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.