Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Villa Riva, Provincia Duarte, 30 km east of Cotui, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 11:56 am (GMT -4) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Dominican Republic| Provincia Duarte | Provincia de Monte Plata | Provincia Maria Trinidad Sanchez | Provincia Sanchez Ramirez | Nacional | Provincia de Santiago
Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 12 km depth
13 Feb 17:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 35 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Feb 2021 15:56:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 11:56 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.13°N / 69.88°W (Villa Riva, Provincia Duarte, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Villa Riva (Duarte) (pop: 5,700) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) WSW of Agua Santa del Yuna (Villa Riva, Duarte) (pop: 1,830) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of Castillo (Duarte) (pop: 6,330) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) S of Nagua (María Trinidad Sánchez) (pop: 33,900) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) ENE of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ESE of San Francisco de Macoris (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NNW of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) N of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.1||12 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.