Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Gaspar Hernandez, Provincia Espaillat, 35 km north of San Francisco de Macoris, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at 17:59 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 11 km depth
25 Jul 21:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.61°N / 70.33°W↗ (Gaspar Hernandez, Provincia Espaillat, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.61°S / 109.67°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) N of Veragua Arriba (Gaspar Hernández, Espaillat) (pop: 5,860) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Jamao al Norte (Espaillat) (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) NNE of Salsipuedes (Hermanas Mirabal) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Salcedo (Hermanas Mirabal) (pop: 45,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) ESE of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano, Puerto Plata) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NE of Moca (Espaillat) (pop: 61,800) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) ENE of Tamboril (Santiago) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ENE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) E of Rio Grande (Altamira, Puerto Plata) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNW 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.