A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from La Romana in Dominican Republic. The temblor was reported at 05:52:07 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 86.08 km (53 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-20 09:52:07 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -69.0556 West, latitude 18.4704 North, depth 86.08 km.
Close countries, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop). The epicenter was 25 km (16 miles) from San Pedro de Macorís (c. 217 900 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from La Romana (c. 208 400 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Bella Vista (c. 175 700 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Salvaleón de Higüey (c. 123 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bella Vista, Sabana Grande de Boyá, Cristo Rey.
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