Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 66 km south of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on 2019-02-06 04:57:59 -05:00
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 120 km depth
6 Feb 14:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-02-06 04:57:59 -05:00
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9905°N / 68.3888°W (Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Boca de Yuma (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSE of Higuey (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SE of Guaymate (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) ESE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||120 km||- 48km SSE of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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