Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 35 km east of Nagua, Dominican Republic, on Friday, May 28, 2021 at 19:23 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 23 km depth
28 May 20:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.44°N / 69.52°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.44°S / 110.48°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) N of Terrenas (pop: 7,710) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Sanchez (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) E of Nagua (pop: 33,900) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NNE of Sabana Grande de Boya (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) N of Bayaguana (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNW of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NW of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) E of Salcedo (pop: 45,300) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 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 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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