Santo Domingo (78.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions)
Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - La Mata, 10.8 km west of Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, 9 May 2021 at 02:08 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 85 km depth
9 May 03:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 54 minutes.
Depth: 85.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.07°N / 70.25°W (La Mata, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Fantino (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Las Guaranas (Duarte) (pop: 9,590) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NE of Bonao (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of San Francisco de Macoris (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) E of Jarabacoa (La Vega) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (48 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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User reports for this quake (1)At 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.