A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (mg/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Otra Banda in Dominican Republic. The temblor was reported at 16:17:03 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 182 km (113 miles). Global time of event 15/04/15 / 2015-04-15 20:17:03 / April 15, 2015 @ 8:17 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -68.569 West, latitude 18.6851 North, depth 182 km, unique identifier, pr15105006.
Close countries, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop). The epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from San Pedro de Macorís (c. 217 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from La Romana (c. 208 400 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Salvaleón de Higüey (c. 123 800 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hato Mayor del Rey (c. 36 000 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Pedro de Macorís, Hato Mayor del Rey, Miches.
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