Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Dominican Republic Region on Saturday, 15 August 2020 at 17:04 (GMT)
15 Aug 17:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 34 minutes.
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.36°N / 69.58°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NW of Las Terrenas (pop: 7,700)
15 km (9 mi) NE of Sánchez (pop: 11,400)
28 km (18 mi) E of Nagua (pop: 33,900)
104 km (65 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
105 km (65 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
118 km (73 mi) E of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000)
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|
|2020-08-15 17:04:08 UTC||M 3.3 / 50 km||Dominican Republic Region||EMSC|
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