Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Eugenio Maria De Hostos, Provincia Duarte, 21 km east of Cotui, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 1 February 2021 at 07:10 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 106 km depth
1 Feb 10:44 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 1 Feb 2021 07:10:06 UTC -
Depth: 106.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.12°N / 69.96°W (Eugenio Maria De Hostos, Provincia Duarte, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SW of Villa Riva (Duarte) (pop: 5,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Pimentel (Duarte) (pop: 9,550) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NW of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of San Francisco de Macoris (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NNE of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) N of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) N of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) N of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.