Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 2.1 km south of Romana, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 00:29 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 78 km depth
28 Jul 01:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 17 minutes.
Depth: 78.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.41°N / 68.98°W↗ (La Romana, Provincia de La Romana, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.41°S / 111.02°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSW of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Guaymate (La Romana) (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of San Rafael del Yuma (La Altagracia) (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) E of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) E of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) E of Villa Francisca (Nacional) (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) E of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 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 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||78 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC||EMSC|
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