Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 47 km south of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on 14 Jun 6:10 am (GMT -4) -

This quake was likely a foreshock of the 5.0 quake Caribbean Sea, 59 km southeast of Higuey, Dominican Republic, 14 Jun 6:15 am (GMT -4), which followed after 6 minutes.
Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 47 km south of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on 14 Jun 6:10 am (GMT -4)

Séisme très faible magnitude 3.8 at 82 km depth

14 Jun 10:37 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 27 minutes.
14 Jun 10:44: Magnitude recalculée de 3.8 à 4.1. Profondeur recalculée de 32.0 à 86.0 km (de 19.9 à 53 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 7.2 km (4.5 mi) au WSW.
14 Jun 10:45: Magnitude recalculée de 4.1 à 3.8. Profondeur recalculée de 86.0 à 82.0 km (de 53 à 51 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 5.4 km (3.3 mi) au SE.
Date & time: 14 Jun 2021 10:10:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 14 Jun 6:10 am (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.8
Profondeur: 82.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.16°N / 68.47°W (Caribbean Sea, République dominicaine)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km SSE de Boca de Yuma (pop: 1,990) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
47 km S de Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
58 km SSE de Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
90 km SE de Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
94 km ESE de San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
107 km SE de Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
151 km ESE de Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
154 km ESE de Saint Domingue (pop: 2,201,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
166 km ESE de Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
174 km E de San Cristobal (pop: 154,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25.1°C (77 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from NE
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) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
3.882 kmMONA PASSAGE, DOMINICAN REPUBLICEMSC
4.186 km23 Km SSE of Boca De Yuma, Dominican RepublicUSGS

User reports for this quake (9)

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San Pedro de Macoris (93.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : Estaba acostado, sentí como que había alguien a mi lado en movimiento | One user found this interesting.  
20 miles NE of Punta Cana / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Laying in bed and it started shaking the bed and doors in the room rattled.  
Punta cana / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Punta cana / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
Punta Cana / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Slight shaking back and forth 5 seconds tops.  
Punta cana / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
meliá punta cana / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : p  
Punta Cana / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
La romana (53.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
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