Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - 98 km NNW of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on Monday, 24 August 2020
24 Aug 11:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 47 minutes.
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.28°N / 70.26°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) SW of San Francisco de Macorís (pop: 124,800)
11 km (7 mi) NW of Las Guáranas (pop: 9,600)
14 km (9 mi) SE of Tenares (pop: 7,400)
50 km (31 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000)
91 km (57 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
98 km (61 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|
|Mon, 24 Aug 10:44 UTC||M 3.3 / 87 km||98 km NNW of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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