Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Samana Municipality, Provincia de Samana, 46 km east of Nagua, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 10:35 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 70 km depth
13 May 12:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 32 minutes.
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.3°N / 69.42°W↗ (Samana Municipality, Provincia de Samana, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.3°S / 110.58°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) E of Las Terrenas (Samaná Province) (pop: 7,710) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) NW of Samana (Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ENE of Sanchez (Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) N of Sabana de la Mar (Hato Mayor) (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) ENE of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) E of San Francisco de Macoris (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) N of San Pedro de Macoris (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 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: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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