Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - El Seibo, Provincia de El Seibo, 33 km northwest of Higuey, Dominican Republic, on Friday, Dec 3, 2021 10:18 am (GMT -4) -

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - El Seibo, Provincia de El Seibo, 33 km northwest of Higuey, Dominican Republic, on Friday, Dec 3, 2021 10:18 am (GMT -4)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 132 km depth

3 Dec 14:55 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 37 minutes.
3 Dec 17:42: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.2. Epicenter location corrected by 29 km (18 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: Dec 3, 2021 14:18:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Dec 3, 2021 10:18 am (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 132.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.86°N / 68.89°W (El Seibo, Provincia de El Seibo, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.86°S / 111.11°E
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) NE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) SE of Miches (El Seíbo) (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) E of Pedro Sanchez (El Seíbo) (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Guaymate (La Romana) (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NW of Otra Banda (Higüey, La Altagracia) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) ENE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 27.8°C (82 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from NE
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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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.2132 kmDOMINICAN REPUBLICEMSC
3.5132 km2 Km N of Guaymate, Dominican RepublicUSGS
3.5132 kmDominican Republic: Mona PassageRaspberryShake

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near Punta Cana, Higüey, La Altagracia (50.9 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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