Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 20 km west of Hato Mayor del Rey, Dominican Republic, on Friday, June 18, 2021 at 04:33 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 98 km depth
18 Jun 10:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 98.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.77°N / 69.45°W↗ (Hato Mayor, Provincia de Hato Mayor, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.77°S / 110.55°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SE of El Puerto (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 3,280) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) E of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) W of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) ESE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||98 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.