Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 44 km north of San Francisco de Macoris, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at 22:55 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 12 km depth
25 Jul 23:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 42 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.7°N / 70.25°W↗ (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.7°S / 109.75°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) NNE of Gaspar Hernandez (pop: 6,510) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Cabarete (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Rio San Juan (pop: 8,980) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) E of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) N of San Francisco de Macoris (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ENE of Tamboril (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ENE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) N of Bonao (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) E of Santa Cruz de Mao (pop: 48,300) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Island (pop: 21,107,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, 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.