Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 41 km east of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 18:03 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 182 km depth
9 Jun 19:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 24 minutes.
Depth: 182.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.75°N / 70.3°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.75°S / 109.7°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) E of Cabarete (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Gaspar Hernandez (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) E of Puerto Plata (pop: 146,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NE of Tamboril (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) E of Rio Grande (Altamira) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) ENE of Santa Cruz de Mao (pop: 48,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) N of Bonao (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Island (pop: 21,107,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.