5.8 magnitude earthquake 45 km from Boca de Yuma, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic

2014-05-28 21:15:06 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 21:15 PM
Your time: 2014-05-28T21:15:06Z
Magnitude Type: Ml
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 667 people


A

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-28 21:15:06 UTC at 21:15
May 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.045, -68.351
45.2 km from Boca de Yuma (28.2 miles)

Depth: 90 km

Aftershocks:
B

3.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-28 21:35:28 UTC at 21:35
May 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.03, -68.273
52.2 km from Boca de Yuma (32.2 miles)

Depth: 84 km

C

3.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-28 22:29:49 UTC at 22:29
May 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.039, -68.242
54.2 km from Boca de Yuma (33.2 miles)

Depth: 87 km

D

3.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-28 23:43:43 UTC at 23:43
May 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.998, -68.332
51.2 km from Boca de Yuma (31.2 miles)

Depth: 85 km

E

3.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-29 01:12:19 UTC at 01:12
May 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.092, -68.355
41.2 km from Boca de Yuma (25.2 miles)

Mona Passage, Dominican Republic

Depth: 99 km

F

3.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-29 02:31:55 UTC at 02:31
May 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.179, -68.064
57.2 km from Punta Cana (35.2 miles)

Mona Passage, Dominican Republic

Depth: 61 km

G

2.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-29 04:05:13 UTC at 04:05
May 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.886, -68.606
26.2 km from Otra Banda (16.2 miles)

Depth: 38 km

H

3.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-29 05:16:45 UTC at 05:16
May 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.888, -68.193
69.2 km from Boca de Yuma (43.2 miles)

Depth: 98 km

I

2.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-29 06:02:25 UTC at 06:02
May 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.757, -68.711
12.2 km from Otra Banda (7.2 miles)

Depth: 47 km

J

3.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-05-29 07:15:45 UTC at 07:15
May 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.936, -68.159
68.2 km from Boca de Yuma (42.2 miles)

Depth: 92 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 SEXX60 PAAQ 282117 EQIAT1 TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 517 PM AST WED MAY 28 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT... EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED - THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 5.3 * ORIGIN TIME 1715 EDT MAY 28 2014 1715 AST MAY 28 2014 1615 CDT MAY 28 2014 2115 UTC MAY 28 2014 * COORDINATES 18.2 NORTH 68.3 WEST * DEPTH 67 MILES * LOCATION 80 MILES W OF MAYAGUEZ PUERTO RICO 150 MILES W OF SAN JUAN PUERTO RICO NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT. * THE EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS ARE BASED ON PRELIMINARY INFORMATION. * FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY - EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV - OR THE APPROPRIATE REGIONAL SEISMIC NETWORK.