Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 87 km N of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, 18 August 2020 at 10:03 (GMT)
18 Aug 10:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.24°N / 69.75°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NE of Agua Santa del Yuna (pop: 1,800)
13 km (8 mi) NE of Arenoso (pop: 2,900)
14 km (9 mi) W of Sánchez (pop: 11,400)
86 km (54 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
87 km (54 mi) N of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
102 km (63 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|
|2020-08-18 10:03:55 UTC||M 3.1 / 1 km||87 km N of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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