Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 96 km north of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 4:52 am (GMT -4) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 192 km depth
23 Nov 10:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 23 Nov 2020 4:52 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 192.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.22°N / 68.62°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Miches (El Seíbo) (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) N of Salvaleon de Higüey (La Altagracia) (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) NNW of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) NNE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NE of San Pedro de Macoris (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) E of Cayo Chico Island --> 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||192 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.