Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - La Mata, 8.2 km south of Fantino, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 16:02 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 1 km depth
7 Aug 20:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.05°N / 70.28°W↗ (La Mata, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.05°S / 109.72°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Fantino (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) W of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) ESE of Rincon (Jima Abajo, La Vega) (pop: 5,910) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Las Guaranas (Duarte) (pop: 9,590) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NE of Bonao (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) S of San Francisco de Macoris (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) E of Jarabacoa (La Vega) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||1 km||Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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