Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Dominican Republic on Wednesday, 8 July 2020 at 13:53 (GMT)
8 Jul 16:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 31 minutes.
Depth: 113.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.08°N / 70.07°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) NE of Cotuí (pop: 41,600)
12 km (8 mi) SE of Pimentel (pop: 9,600)
12 km (8 mi) SW of Hostos (pop: 1,800)
65 km (40 mi) N of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
70 km (44 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
78 km (48 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-07-08 13:53:02 UTC||M 3.0 / 113 km||Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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