Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Yamasa, Provincia de Monte Plata, 24 km southeast of Bonao, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 29 March 2021 at 06:40 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 53 km depth
29 Mar 12:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.81°N / 70.22°W (Yamasa, Provincia de Monte Plata, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Piedra Blanca (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 8,530) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNW of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Bonao (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Monte Plata (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Bajos de Haina (San Cristóbal) (pop: 66,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SE 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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