Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 41 km northeast of Higuey, Dominican Republic, on 15 Jun 2:39 am (GMT -4) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 65 km depth
15 Jun 07:27 UTC: First to report: USGS after 48 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 15 Jun 2:39 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 65.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.9426°N / 68.53°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.943°S / 111.47°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNE of Higuey (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NE of Guaymate (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) ESE of Samana (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||65 km||35 Km NNE of Otra Banda, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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