Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 97 km northeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 12:24 pm (GMT -4) -

Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 97 km northeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 12:24 pm (GMT -4) Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 97 km northeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 12:24 pm (GMT -4)

Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 56 km depth

4 Jul 16:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 4, 2022 16:24:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Jul 4, 2022 at 12:24 pm (GMT -4)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.4
Depth56.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude19.22°N / 67.78°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode19.22°S / 112.22°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities97 km (60 mi) NE of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
119 km (74 mi) NE of Higuey (pop: 123,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
132 km (82 mi) NNW of Mayaguez (Puerto Rico) (pop: 78,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
140 km (87 mi) NW of Arecibo (Puerto Rico) (pop: 49,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
142 km (88 mi) ENE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
153 km (95 mi) NE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
163 km (102 mi) ENE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
237 km (148 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 9 m/s (17 kts) from E
Estimated seismic energy released7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 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
3.456 kmDOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGIONEMSC
3.456 km96 Km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican RepublicUSGS
3.456 kmDominican Republic: Mona PassageRaspberryShake

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