Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Tenares, Provincia de Hermanas Mirabal, 27 km north of San Francisco de Macoris, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, Nov 27, 2021 8:48 am (GMT -4) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
27 Nov 14:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 49 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Nov 27, 2021 8:48 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.53°N / 70.34°W (Tenares, Provincia de Hermanas Mirabal, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.53°S / 109.66°E
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) W of Blanco Abajo (Hermanas Mirabal) (pop: 365) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Gaspar Hernandez (Espaillat) (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNE of Salsipuedes (Hermanas Mirabal) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Salcedo (Hermanas Mirabal) (pop: 45,300) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NE of Moca (Espaillat) (pop: 61,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNW of San Francisco de Macoris (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) E of Tamboril (Santiago) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SE of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano, Puerto Plata) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ENE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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