Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 15 km south of Constanza, Provincia de La Vega, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 16 Jan 2021 3:29 pm (GMT -4) -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 22 km depth
16 Jan 20:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 16 Jan 2021 3:29 pm (GMT -4)
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.78°N / 70.72°W (Constanza, Provincia de La Vega, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of Constanza (La Vega) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Peralta (Azua) (pop: 7,240) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Padre Las Casas (Azua) (pop: 8,490) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of Sabana Yegua (Padre las Casas, Azua) (pop: 10,600) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SSW of Jarabacoa (La Vega) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Concepcion de la Vega (pop: 102,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) W of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) S of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) WNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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