Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 14 km south of Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, 11 Mar 2021 12:58 pm (GMT -4) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 12 km depth
11 Mar 18:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 11 Mar 2021 12:58 pm (GMT -4)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.93°N / 70.15°W (Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) S of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Piedra Blanca (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 8,530) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Yamasa (Monte Plata) (pop: 11,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) E of Bonao (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) W of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NNW of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> 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) More info
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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.