A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from El Guayabal in Dominican Republic. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ckbv. Unique identifier: us7000ckbv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/11/20 / 2020-11-27 12:15:13 / November 27, 2020 @ 12:15 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:15:13 / 12:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -70.7753° West, 18.6852° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Julia, San Víctor Arriba, Bella Vista (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 85 km (53 miles) from Santo Domingo (c. 2 201 900 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Santiago de los Caballeros (c. 1 200 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Santo Domingo Oeste (c. 701 300 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Bella Vista (c. 175 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San Cristóbal (c. 154 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from San Francisco de Macorís (c. 124 800 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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