Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 222 km west of Port au Prince, Haiti, on Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 at 1:07 am (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
22 Jan 11:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 at 1:07 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.63°N / 74.44°W (Caribbean Sea, Haiti)
Antipode: 18.63°S / 105.56°E
Nearby towns and cities:
222 km (138 mi) W of Port au Prince (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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