Guanica (pop. 19,427) (17.971667, -66.908056)
Located on the south coast, territory mostly flat. It borders with Sabana Grande on the north, the Caribbean Sea on the south, Yauco on the east and Lajas on the west.
Guayama (pop 84,214) (17.974167, -66.11)
Located on the Southern Coastal Valley region, bordering the Caribbean Sea, south of Cayey; east of Salinas; and west of Patillas and Arroyo. Guayama municipal territory reaches the central mountain range to the north and the Caribbean Sea to the south. The mountain systems Sierra de Jajome (2,395 feet or 730 meters) and Sierra de Cayey cover some of the municipality area. The highest points are the Cerro de la Tabla (2,834 feet or 863 meters) and Cerro Tumbado (2,450 feet or 746 meters), which are part of the Sierra de Cayey mountain system.
Guayanilla (pop. 21,581) (18.019167, -66.791944)
Located on the south coast. To the west it borders Yauco, Adjuntas to the north, the Caribbean Sea to the south and Peñuelas to the east. Central mountain range borders its North. In the Pasto and Jagua Pasto neighborhoods, it has heights that reach up to 1,000 meters (3,280 feet) above sea level. Towards its central part the relief descends remarkably.
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Guayanilla - Video of structures collapsed in the area of after tremor source Jan 7
Penuelas (pop 1.422) 18.057062, -66.722642
Located in the southern coast of the island, south of Adjuntas, east of Guayanilla, west of Ponce and north of the Caribbean Sea. Peñuelas is spread over 12 wards and Peñuelas Pueblo
Jan 7 The Pentecostal Church of Korea opened as a refuge. Map
Jan 7 Via Municipal de Penuelas - Please stay in a safe place. The streets are not safe at the moment, we are working on them but the tremors continue and the landslides continue. Source
Jan 7 Damas de Ponce Hospital reports all patients are properly treated and evacuated. Engineers are evaluating the infrastructure. source
Penuelas - Large boulders fell about 5:20am onto Highway #2 blocking the westbound lane from Poncé to Peñuelas https://twitter.com/Arod50051/status/1214517656155566080
Ponce (pop 445,000) 18.01087,-66.61393
Located in the southern coastal plain region of the island, south of Adjuntas, Utuado, and Jayuya; east of Peñuelas; west of Juana Díaz; and bordered on the south by the Caribbean Sea. The municipality has a total of 31 barrios (wards), including 19 outside the city's urban area and 12 in the urban area of the city. The historic Ponce Pueblo district, located in the downtown area of the city, is shared by several of the downtown barrios, and is located approximately three miles (4.8 km) inland from the shores of the Caribbean
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