Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Guaymate, 13 km north of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 2 January 2021 at 06:42 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 120 km depth
2 Jan 09:04 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 21 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Jan 2021 06:42:49 UTC -
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.5378°N / 68.9453°W (Guaymate, Provincia de La Romana, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Guaymate (La Romana) (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Romana (La Romana) (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Higuey (La Altagracia) (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) E of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) W of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) E of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) E of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) E of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||120 km||6 Km SSE of Guaymate, Dominican Republic||USGS|
|3.2||118 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION||EMSC|
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