Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 40 km northeast of Santa Cruz de El Seibo, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 20 March 2021 at 01:30 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 61 km depth
20 Mar 04:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 hours.
Date & time: 20 Mar 2021 01:30:08 UTC -
Depth: 61.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.07°N / 68.83°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) ENE of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of Quisqueya (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) ENE of Bayaguana (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) WNW of Rincon (Rincón, Puerto Rico) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) E of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||61 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION||EMSC|
|3.6||61 km||24 Km ENE of Miches, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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