Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Dominican Republic on Thursday, 9 July 2020 at 17:48 (GMT)
9 Jul 17:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.44°N / 70.19°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SE of Joba Arriba (pop: 1,500)
17 km (10 mi) SE of Blanco Abajo (pop: 400)
17 km (10 mi) NE of San Francisco de Macorís (pop: 124,800)
53 km (33 mi) E of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000)
106 km (66 mi) N of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
112 km (70 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-07-09 17:48:06 UTC||M 3.1 / 5 km||Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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