Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Jamao Al Norte, Provincia Espaillat, 23 km north of Salcedo, Dominican Republic, on Friday, Nov 26, 2021 2:04 am (GMT -4) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 11 km depth
26 Nov 12:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Nov 26, 2021 2:04 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.58°N / 70.39°W (Jamao Al Norte, Provincia Espaillat, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.58°S / 109.61°E
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) W of Veragua Arriba (Gaspar Hernández, Espaillat) (pop: 5,860) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SE of Jamao al Norte (Espaillat) (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Salsipuedes (Hermanas Mirabal) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Salcedo (Hermanas Mirabal) (pop: 45,300) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NE of Moca (Espaillat) (pop: 61,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) ENE of Tamboril (Santiago) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SE of Monte Llano (Villa Montellano, Puerto Plata) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ENE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) ESE of Rio Grande (Altamira, Puerto Plata) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 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) | about seismic energy
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|2.6||11 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC||EMSC|
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.