Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 77 km north of Salvaleon de Higüey, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, 2 May 2021 at 01:46 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
2 May 01:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.29°N / 68.89°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) NNE of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ENE of Sabana de la Mar (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NNW of Higuey (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) N of Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNE of Quisqueya (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) NE of Bayaguana (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 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||10 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION||EMSC|
|3.6||10 km||37 Km NNE of Miches, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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