Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Jimani, Provincia de Independencia, 39 km west of Neiba, Dominican Republic, on Friday, July 16, 2021 at 17:42 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 18 km depth
16 Jul 18:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.51°N / 71.79°W↗ (Jimani, Provincia de Independencia, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.51°S / 108.21°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) ENE of San Jose de Jimani (Jimani, Independencia) (pop: 6,570) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) SW of La Descubierta (Independencia) (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) E of Fond Parisien (Fonds-Parisien, Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Duvergé (Duverge, Independencia) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Thomazeau (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Croix-des-Bouquets (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 229,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Las Matas de Farfan (San Juan) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) E of Port-au-Prince (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SW of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) W of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SW of Santo Domingo Island (pop: 21,107,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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