Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 26 km east of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Friday, 22 May 2020 at 17:49 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 89 km depth
22 May 21:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 22 May 2020 17:49:46 UTC -
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.66°N / 68.17°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) ENE of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) E of Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) ENE of San Rafael del Yuma (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ENE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) E of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WNW of Rincon (Rincón, Puerto Rico) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) E of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) E of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) E of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) E of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||89 km||Dominican Republic Region||EMSC|
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