Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Piedra Blanca, 9.7 km southeast of Bonao, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 03:14 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jul 05:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 14 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.87°N / 70.35°W↗ (Piedra Blanca, Provincia de Monseñor Nouel, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.87°S / 109.65°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Piedra Blanca (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 8,530) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SE of Bonao (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SW of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SE of Jarabacoa (La Vega) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Constanza (La Vega) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NW of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) NW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, 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.