Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 39 km southeast of Punta Cana, Higüey, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic, on Friday, 22 May 2020 at 16:24 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 147 km depth
22 May 17:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 48 minutes.
Date & time: 22 May 2020 16:24:19 UTC -
Depth: 147.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.28°N / 68.21°W (Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ESE of Boca de Yuma (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) E of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) W of Rincon (Rincón, Puerto Rico) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) ESE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) E of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) ESE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) E of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) E of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (118 mi) E of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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