Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Dominican Republic on Saturday, 18 July 2020 at 15:53 (GMT)
18 Jul 17:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.02°N / 69.74°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NE of Sabana Grande de Boyá (pop: 16,800)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Agua Santa del Yuna (pop: 1,800)
22 km (14 mi) SE of Arenoso (pop: 2,900)
63 km (39 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
64 km (40 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
111 km (69 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000)
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|
|2020-07-18 15:53:51 UTC||M 3.1 / 76 km||Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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