Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 49 km northeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Friday, July 2, 2021 at 00:49 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 24 km depth
2 Jul 01:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 43 minutes.
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.93°N / 68.12°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.93°S / 111.88°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) NE of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) ENE of Otra Banda (Higüey) (pop: 6,070) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NE of San Rafael del Yuma (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Guaymate (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) ENE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) E of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) ENE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> 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.