Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 16 km northeast of Sabana Grande de Boya, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, 21 February 2021 at 08:07 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 15 km depth
21 Feb 11:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 52 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Feb 2021 08:07:58 UTC -
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.05°N / 69.69°W (Sabana Grande de Boya, Provincia de Monte Plata, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Agua Santa del Yuna (Villa Riva, Duarte) (pop: 1,830) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Sanchez (Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Monte Plata (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Villa Francisca (Nacional) (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) 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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.