Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Villa Isabela, Puerto Plata, 32 km north of Santa Cruz de Mao, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021 12:00 am (GMT -4) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 15 km depth
16 Nov 10:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021 12:00 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.84°N / 71.07°W (Villa Isabela, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.84°S / 108.93°E
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Villa Isabela (pop: 3,890) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Luperon (pop: 4,390) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of Laguna Salada (Valverde) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Imbert (pop: 8,020) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NNW of Esperanza (Valverde) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Villa Bisono (Bisono, Santiago) (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WNW of Rio Grande (Altamira) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Puerto Plata (pop: 146,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NW of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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