Mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 72 km northwest of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, on Friday, 24 July 2020 at 18:55 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Jul 19:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 57 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.22°N / 71.21°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) N of Estero Hondo (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NE of San Fernando de Monte Cristi (Monte Cristi) (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NW of Puerto Plata (pop: 146,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Esperanza (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) N of Mao (pop: 48,300) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NW of Rio Grande (Altamira) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NNW of Villa Bisono (Bisono) (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NNW of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> 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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|M 3.0||10 km||Dominican Republic Region||EMSC|
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