Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 20 km southeast of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Monday, June 7, 2021 at 19:29 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 179 km depth
7 Jun 20:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 42 minutes.
Depth: 179.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.28°N / 68.86°W↗ (Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.28°S / 111.14°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) SE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SW of San Rafael del Yuma (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Guaymate (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) SW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) ESE of Quisqueya (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) ESE of Boca Chica (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Bayaguana (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) E of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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