Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 73 km north of Higuey, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, Jul 3, 2022 at 1:25 am (GMT -4) -

Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 73 km north of Higuey, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, Jul 3, 2022 at 1:25 am (GMT -4) Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 73 km north of Higuey, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, Jul 3, 2022 at 1:25 am (GMT -4)

Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

3 Jul 05:48 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 3, 2022 05:25:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jul 3, 2022 at 1:25 am (GMT -4)
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude19.24°N / 68.49°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode19.24°S / 111.51°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities65 km (40 mi) ENE of Miches (pop: 9,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
73 km (45 mi) NNE of Higuey (pop: 123,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) N of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
97 km (60 mi) NE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
104 km (64 mi) NNE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
123 km (76 mi) NE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
171 km (106 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
179 km (111 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 27.1°C (81 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from SE
Estimated seismic energy released2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.110 km64 Km ENE of Miches, Dominican RepublicUSGS
3.110 kmDominican Republic: North Atlantic OceanRaspberryShake

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