Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7.3 km southeast of San Jose de Jimani, Dominican Republic, on Friday, July 16, 2021 at 22:03 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
16 Jul 23:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 53 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.46°N / 71.79°W↗ (Jimani, Provincia de Independencia, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.46°S / 108.21°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) ESE of San Jose de Jimani (Jimani, Independencia) (pop: 6,570) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of La Descubierta (Independencia) (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Fond Parisien (Fonds-Parisien, Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Los Rios (Baoruco) (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Duvergé (Duverge, Independencia) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ESE of Thomazeau (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Croix-des-Bouquets (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 229,100) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) E of Port-au-Prince (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 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!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.