Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 73 km southeast of Romana, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 23:23 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 128 km depth
15 Jul 00:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 28 minutes.
Depth: 128.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.87°N / 68.6°W↗ (Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 17.87°S / 111.4°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) S of Yuma (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SSE of La Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) S of Higuey (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) ESE of San Cristobal (pop: 154,000) --> 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.