Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - El Valle, 22 km northwest of Hato Mayor del Rey, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at 23:06 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 80 km depth
8 Jul 00:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 5 minutes.
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.94°N / 69.34°W↗ (El Valle, Provincia de Hato Mayor, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.94°S / 110.66°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SE of El Valle (Hato Mayor) (pop: 5,670) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Sabana de la Mar (Hato Mayor) (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) NNW of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) S of Samana (Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 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: 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.