Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 15 km south of Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 12 April 2021 at 18:40 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 3 km depth
12 Apr 20:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 21 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Apr 2021 18:40:53 UTC -
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.92°N / 70.15°W (Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ENE of Piedra Blanca (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 8,530) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 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!
28 km (17 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!
49 km (31 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNW of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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