Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Altamira, Puerto Plata, 20 km northwest of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 07:43 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 16 km depth
10 Jun 13:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.62°N / 70.77°W↗ (Altamira, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.62°S / 109.23°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) S of Rio Grande (Altamira) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NNE of Villa Gonzalez (Santiago) (pop: 10,200) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Villa Bisono (Bisono, Santiago) (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Imbert (pop: 8,020) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNW of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Puerto Plata (pop: 146,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Tamboril (Santiago) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) E of Esperanza (Valverde) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, 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.