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La Hormiga Destination Guide

Explore La Hormiga in Dominican Republic.

La Hormiga in the region of Samaná is located in Dominican Republic - some 61 mi (or 98 km) North-East of Santo Domingo, the country's capital city.

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Time in La Hormiga is now 05:25 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "America / Santo Domingo" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, Santa Barbara de Samana, San Pedro de Macorís, Puerto Plata or San Juan. Since you are here already, consider visiting Rancho Espanol, Portillo, Los Corrales, Los Calabacitos, Las Terrenas and La Barbacoa. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Interesting facts about this location

El Limón, Samaná

El Limón (in English, The Lemon) is a municipal district of Santa Bárbara de Samaná, Samaná province, Dominican Republic. It is on the north coast of the Samaná Peninsula, on the Atlantic coast. There are other two municipal districts with the same name (El Limón) in the country: one in the Independencia province and the other in the Santiago province. Théodore Chassériau, a French painter, was born in El Limón in 1819.

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Located at 19.24, -69.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of the Dominican Republic, Samaná Province

Samaná Bay

Samaná Bay is a bay in the eastern Dominican Republic. The Yuna River flows into the Samaná Bay, and it is located south of the town and peninsula of Samaná. Among its features are protected islands that serve as nesting sites for pelicans and frigate birds, caves with pre-Columbian pictographs and petroglyphs, and mangrove-lined river tributaries. In the winter, many whales calve in the bay.

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Located at 19.24, -69.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Bays of the Atlantic Ocean, Bays of the Dominican Republic, Samaná Province

1946 Dominican Republic earthquake

The 1946 Dominican Republic earthquake occurred on August 4, 1946 at 17:51 UTC near Samaná, Dominican Republic. The mainshock measured 8.1 on the surface wave magnitude scale and an aftershock occurred four days later on August 8 at 13.28 UTC with a magnitude of 7.6. A tsunami was generated by the initial earthquake and caused widespread devastation across Hispaniola. The tsunami was observed in much of the Caribbean and the southern Atlantic ocean.

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Located at 19.24, -69.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:1946 earthquakes, 1946 in Haiti, 1946 in the Dominican Republic, Earthquakes in Haiti, Earthquakes in the Dominican Republic, Megathrust earthquakes

Sabana de la Mar Airport

Sabana de la Mar National Airport is located in Sabana de la Mar, Hato Mayor, northeast Dominican Republic, and is only used for emergency landings and private flights.

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Located at 19.24, -69.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Airports in the Dominican Republic

Los Haitises National Park

Los Haitises National Park is a national park located on the remote northeast coast of the Dominican Republic. It is a protected virgin forest with little road access. The number of tourists allowed is limited, but since 2000 it has been a relatively popular destination for ecotourism. Haitis (singular) means highland or mountain range in the Taíno language, although the elevation of the park's hills ranges from 30–40 m ( ). There is a multitude of caverns created by water erosion.

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Located at 19.24, -69.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Biota of Hispaniola, Hato Mayor Province, National parks of the Dominican Republic, Protected areas established in 1976