Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 8.9 km east of Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 13:53 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 113 km depth
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↗ (Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.08°S / 109.93°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) ENE of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SSE of Pimentel (Duarte) (pop: 9,550) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Las Guaranas (Duarte) (pop: 9,590) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) E of Fantino (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WNW of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) N of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) N of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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