Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 72 km northwest of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, 25 August 2020 at 10:26 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 72 km northwest of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, 25 August 2020 at 10:26 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Aug 10:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Aug 25 11:24: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: 25 Aug 2020 10:26:21 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.81°N / 71.27°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) W of Estero Hondo (pop: 1,650)
20 km (12 mi) NW of La Caya (pop: 1,010)
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Villa Vásquez (Villa Vasquez) (pop: 11,600)
35 km (22 mi) NW of Mao (pop: 48,300)
38 km (23 mi) N of Sabaneta (pop: 16,400)
39 km (24 mi) NW of Esperanza (pop: 42,200)
180 km (112 mi) NE of Port-au-Prince (Haiti) (pop: 1,234,700)
208 km (129 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.210 km72 km WNW of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican RepublicEMSC
M 4.210 km9 Km W of Estero Hondo, Dominican RepublicUSGS

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