Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 40 km northwest of Nagua, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 10:22 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 12 km depth
25 May 12:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 44 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.66°N / 70.09°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.66°S / 109.91°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Rio San Juan (pop: 8,980) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) W of Cabrar (pop: 4,950) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) E of Gaspar Hernandez (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Cabarete (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Nagua (pop: 33,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) E of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ENE of Tamboril (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNE of Bonao (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) N of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Island (pop: 21,107,000) --> 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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