Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Dominican Republic on Friday, 7 August 2020 at 16:02 (GMT)
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 (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Fantino (pop: 10,000)
14 km (8 mi) SE of Jima Abajo (pop: 6,300)
14 km (9 mi) W of Cotuí (pop: 41,600)
63 km (39 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000)
68 km (42 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
76 km (47 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-08-07 16:02:28 UTC||M 3.3 / 1 km||Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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