Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 21 km east of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 08:15 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 47 km depth
14 Jul 09:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 55 minutes.
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.62°N / 68.21°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.62°S / 111.79°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) E of Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ENE of San Rafael del Yuma (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ENE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) E of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) E of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) E of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) E of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) E of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (118 mi) E of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||47 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION||EMSC|
|3.4||47 km||21 Km ENE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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