Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 15 km northwest of Hato Mayor del Rey, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 8 Mar 2021 3:41 am (GMT -4) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 98 km depth
8 Mar 08:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 8 Mar 2021 3:41 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 98.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.83°N / 69.38°W (Hato Mayor, Provincia de Hato Mayor, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (7 mi) ENE of El Puerto (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 3,280) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Sabana de la Mar (Hato Mayor) (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) ENE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) N of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ESE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 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: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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