Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 1.2 km west of Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 16:29 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 1.2 km west of Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 16:29 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 8 km depth

27 May 19:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 hours.
Date & time: May 27, 2021 16:29:51 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.5
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.05°N / 70.16°W (Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.05°S / 109.84°E
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WSW of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Pimentel (Duarte) (pop: 9,550) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) ESE of Fantino (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SSE of Las Guaranas (Duarte) (pop: 9,590) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ENE of Bonao (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SSE of San Francisco de Macoris (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 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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2.58 kmDOMINICAN REPUBLICEMSC

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