Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Peralvillo, Provincia de Monte Plata, 24 km south of Cotui, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 17:21 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 12 km depth
24 Apr 19:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 55 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.84°N / 70.14°W↗ (Peralvillo, Provincia de Monte Plata, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.84°S / 109.86°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Yamasa (Monte Plata) (pop: 11,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) W of Monte Plata (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NNW of Bajos de Haina (San Cristóbal) (pop: 66,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.