Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 70 km N of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 5 September 2020 at 17:16 (GMT)
6 Sep 00:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.09°N / 69.99°W (Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SE of Hostos (pop: 1,800)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Villa Riva (pop: 5,700)
14 km (9 mi) SE of Castillo (pop: 6,300)
66 km (41 mi) N of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
70 km (43 mi) N of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
84 km (52 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|
|2020-09-05 17:16:37 UTC||M 3.1 / 4 km||70 km N of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic||EMSC|
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