Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - El Seibo, Provincia de El Seibo, 28 km north of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 8 May 2021 at 00:54 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 115 km depth
8 May 01:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 43 minutes.
Depth: 115.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.68°N / 69°W (El Seibo, Provincia de El Seibo, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (7 mi) NNW of Guaymate (La Romana) (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) N of Romana (La Romana) (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Miches (El Seíbo) (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ENE of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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