Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bayaguana, Provincia de Monte Plata, 25 km west of Hato Mayor del Rey, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, 3 February 2021 at 01:59 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 130 km depth
3 Feb 08:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2021 01:59:41 UTC -
Depth: 130.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.8°N / 69.49°W (Bayaguana, Provincia de Monte Plata, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of El Puerto (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 3,280) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Monte Plata (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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