The Puerto Rico Seismic Network (PRSN) has historically provided hypocentral information for earthquakes in the Puerto Rico-Virgin Islands (PRVI) region. The network has been operating since 1974, when the U.S. Geological Survey installed several short-period stations for the Electric Energy Authority that were used to evaluate local seismicity on the island of Puerto Rico for the construction of nuclear power plants in Guayama and Costa Norte. The network was later transferred in 1982 to the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, where it has been operating under the jurisdiction of the Department of Geology since 1987. McCann (2002)...

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