Punta Cana and Barahona in Dom Rep Shaken by Earthquakes within 24 hours

Earthquake Details

  • This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
Magnitude 5.1
Location 18.236°N, 71.134°W
Depth 25.9 km (16.1 miles)
Distances 3 km (1 miles) SSE of Pescaderia, Dominican Republic
6 km (3 miles) E of Cabral, Dominican Republic
7 km (4 miles) WNW of Santa Cruz de Barahona, Dominican Republic
16 km (9 miles) S of Vicente Noble, Dominican Republic
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 11.4 km (7.1 miles); depth +/- 6.3 km (3.9 miles)
Parameters NST=668, Nph=697, Dmin=83.5 km, Rmss=0.74 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=body wave magnitude (Mb), Version=A
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID usb000b0lh
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M3.1 - 56km SE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic 2012-07-02 10 ...
M3.1 - 56km SE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic 2012-07-02 10:49:59 UTC. Earthquake location 18.272°N, 67.980°W · Google Earth KML ...


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