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Latino Daily News

Saturday December 25, 2010

FELIZ NAVIDAD to Puerto Rico - Santa Brings a 30 Second Earthquake to the Island

Last night as many Puerto Rican families were getting ready to celebrate Chrismas Eve Santa gave the island residents an early present - a 30 second 5.1 earthquake occurring around 6:43 pm (EST). 

The earthquake occurred 15 miles south of San Juan, did no notable damage and resulted in no reported deaths.  The San Juan airport remained opened throughout the incident.