Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 45 km east of Nagua, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 11:27 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 68 km depth
13 May 13:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 54 minutes.
Depth: 68.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.34°N / 69.42°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.34°S / 110.58°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Las Terrenas (pop: 7,710) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Samana (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Sanchez (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) N of Sabana de la Mar (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) E of Nagua (pop: 33,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ENE of Cotui (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) E of San Francisco de Macoris (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) N of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (67 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo (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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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