Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, 48 km southeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at 06:19 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 84 km depth
3 Jul 07:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Depth: 84.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.4°N / 67.99°W↗ (Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico)
Antipode: 18.4°S / 112.01°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) W of Rincon (Rincón) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) W of Aguadilla (pop: 16,100) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Mayaguez (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) WNW of Hormigueros (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) WNW of Cabo Rojo (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WNW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) W of Arecibo (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WNW of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) W of San Juan (pop: 418,100) --> 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||84 km||Puerto Rico: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION||EMSC|
|2.7||84 km||Puerto Rico: 48 Km ESE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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.