Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021 12:05 am (GMT -4) -

Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021 12:05 am (GMT -4)

Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

23 Nov 04:16 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 12 minutes.
23 Nov 04:17: Now using data updates from EMSC
Date & time: Nov 23, 2021 04:05:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021 12:05 am (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.7°N / 70.64°W (Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.7°S / 109.36°E
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSE of Puerto Plata (pop: 146,000) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ENE of Rio Grande (Altamira) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Imbert (pop: 8,020) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Villa Gonzalez (pop: 10,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Tamboril (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NNE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ENE of Villa Bisono (Bisono) (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ENE of Esperanza (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 22.7°C (73 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from S
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.210 kmNear Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Dominican RepublicEMSC

User reports for this quake (4)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Puerto Plata (8.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Monte Llano, Puerto Plata (4.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Puerto plata / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Moca / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
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