Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 6.3 km southeast of San Jose de Jimani, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 02:53 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 22 km depth
17 Jul 04:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.45°N / 71.81°W↗ (Jimani, Provincia de Independencia, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.45°S / 108.19°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SE of San Jose de Jimani (Jimani, Independencia) (pop: 6,570) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of La Descubierta (Independencia) (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Fond Parisien (Fonds-Parisien, Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Los Rios (Baoruco) (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Thomazeau (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ESE of Croix-des-Bouquets (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 229,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) E of Pétionville (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 283,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) E of Port-au-Prince (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) SW of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) W of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> 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.