Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 61 km north of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 30 January 2021 at 03:26 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 32 km depth
30 Jan 06:34 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Date & time: 30 Jan 2021 03:26:53 UTC -
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.0965°N / 68.2163°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Salvaleon de Higüey (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) E of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ENE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) ENE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NW of Rincon (Rincón, Puerto Rico) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ENE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||32 km||60 Km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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