Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 10 km southwest of Higuey, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 26 April 2021 at 01:10 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 129 km depth
26 Apr 02:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Depth: 129.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.5533°N / 68.7773°W (Higüey, Provincia de La Altagracia, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Higuey (La Altagracia) (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of San Rafael del Yuma (La Altagracia) (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) E of Guaymate (La Romana) (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NE of Romana (La Romana) (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) W of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) E of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) E of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) E of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) E of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||129 km||10 Km SW of Salvaleón De Higüey, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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