Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Villa Jaragua, 13 km northwest of Neiba, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 21:50 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 63 km depth
24 Jul 22:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.53°N / 71.53°W↗ (Villa Jaragua, Provincia de Baoruco, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.53°S / 108.47°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) E of Los Rios (Baoruco) (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Neiba (Baoruco) (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) N of Duvergé (Duverge, Independencia) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) ESE of La Descubierta (Independencia) (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Cercado Abajo (El Cercado, San Juan) (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Vallejuelo (San Juan) (pop: 5,220) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Las Matas de Farfan (San Juan) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) E of Port-au-Prince (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SW of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 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.