Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 42 km south of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on 2019-02-14 10:43:46 -04:00
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 102 km depth
14 Feb 17:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 32 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-02-14 10:43:46 -04:00
Depth: 102.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.208°N / 68.4418°W (Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SE of Boca de Yuma (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SE of Guaymate (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) ESE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) E of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) E of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) E of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||102 km||- 25km SE of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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