Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 19 km southeast of Cayo Chico Island, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 16 January 2021 at 16:12 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 124 km depth
16 Jan 21:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Date & time: 16 Jan 2021 16:12:55 UTC -
Depth: 124.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.04°N / 69.22°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) E of Sabana de la Mar (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Santa Barbara de Samana (Samana) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) N of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NNE of Boca Chica (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Cotui (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) WNW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> 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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