Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 60 km northeast of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 15:33 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
4 Jul 16:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 44 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.13°N / 70.24°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 20.13°S / 109.76°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) NNE of Cabarete (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NE of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NE of Puerto Plata (pop: 146,000) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NE of Rio Grande (Altamira) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NNE of Salcedo (pop: 45,300) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNE of Moca (pop: 61,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) NNE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) N of San Francisco de Macoris (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NNW of Nagua (pop: 33,900) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> 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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