Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Guaymate, 11 km north of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 30 January 2021 at 11:50 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 109 km depth
30 Jan 16:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 30 Jan 2021 11:50:48 UTC -
Depth: 109.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.52°N / 69.01°W (Guaymate, Provincia de La Romana, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSW of Guaymate (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNW of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) E of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) E of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) E of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) E of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 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: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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