Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 90 km north of Punta Cana, Higüey, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 5:26 pm (GMT -4) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 92 km depth
22 Nov 22:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 5:26 pm (GMT -4)
Depth: 92.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.38°N / 68.28°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) N of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) ENE of Miches (El Seíbo) (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNE of Salvaleon de Higüey (La Altagracia) (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NE of San Pedro de Macoris (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||92 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION||EMSC|
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