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Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.5 - 2 Km ESE of Arenoso, Dominican Republic mercoledí, 16 settembre 2020

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.5 - 2 Km ESE of Arenoso, Dominican Republic mercoledí, 16 settembre 2020
16 Sep 12:14 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 8 minuti.
16 Sep 12:26: Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 18.8 km (da 6.2 a 11.7 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 7.3 km (4.5 mi) al WSW.
Data & ora: 2020-09-16 12:06:28 UTC
Magnitudine: 4.5
Profondità: 18.8 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 19.155°N / 69.9048°W (Repubblica Dominicana)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km SE da Villa Riva (pop: 5,700)
6 km SW da Arenoso (pop: 2,900)
11 km W da Agua Santa del Yuna (pop: 1,800)
74 km N da Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300)
76 km N da Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900)
89 km SE da Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Data / oraMag. / ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
2020-09-16 12:06:28 UTCM 4.5 / 18.8 km2 Km ESE of Arenoso, Dominican Republic, Repubblica DominicanaUSGS
2020-09-16 12:06:26 UTCM 4.5 / 10 kmDominican Republic, Repubblica DominicanaEMSC
2020-09-16 12:06:26 UTCM 4.5 / 10 kmDominican Republic Region, Repubblica DominicanaGFZ

User reports for this quake (12)

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109.2 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
77.3 km S of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Nagua (23.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Santiago, Dominican Republic / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Cabrera ( Maria Trinidad Sanchez / Weak shaking (MMI III) : That was very scary , I've already experienced an earthquake in Haiti
Moca, Dominican Republic / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : The shaking was very weak, therefore I could barely feel it.
San Francisco de Macorís (Dominican Republic, 37 km W of epicenter) : Se sintió en San Francisco de Macorís. (reported through EMSC)
Santiago de los Caballeros (Dominican Republic, 89 km W of epicenter) : senti el movimiento en el mueble (reported through EMSC)
Santiago de los Caballeros (Dominican Republic, 89 km W of epicenter) : Fue leve pero se sintio estando tranquilo ala 8:06 am (reported through EMSC)
Licey al Medio (Dominican Republic, 79 km W of epicenter) : Un movimiento fuerte de muy corta duración. (reported through EMSC)
Cotuí (Dominican Republic, 37 km SW of epicenter) : Se sintió bastante fuerte. (reported through EMSC)
Las Terrenas (Dominican Republic, 35 km E of epicenter) : Sentí el movimiento en el baño (reported through EMSC)

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 2 Km ESE of Arenoso, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, 16 September 2020 at 12:06 (GMT)

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