Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 15 km north of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 1:15 am (GMT -4) -

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 15 km north of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 1:15 am (GMT -4) Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 15 km north of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 1:15 am (GMT -4)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 105 km depth

29 Jun 05:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 39 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 29, 2022 05:15:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 1:15 am (GMT -4)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.2
Depth105.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude18.5578°N / 68.9848°W (Guaymate, Provincia de La Romana, Dominican Republic)
Antipode18.558°S / 111.015°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities3 km (2 mi) S of Guaymate (La Romana) (pop: 6,220) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
15 km (9 mi) N of La Romana (pop: 208,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Higuey (La Altagracia) (pop: 123,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) E of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) W of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
96 km (60 mi) E of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
107 km (67 mi) E of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 24.1°C (75 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from ENE
Estimated seismic energy released1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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
4.2105 km3 Km S of Guaymate, Dominican RepublicUSGS
4.2105 kmDOMINICAN REPUBLICEMSC
4.2105 kmDominican Republic: Mona PassageRaspberryShake

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