Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Los Cacaos, 28 km northwest of San Cristobal, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 12 June 2021 at 10:19 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Los Cacaos, 28 km northwest of San Cristobal, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 12 June 2021 at 10:19 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 20 km depth

12 Jun 12:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 44 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Jun 2021 10:19:22 UTC -
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.52°N / 70.34°W (Los Cacaos, Provincia de San Cristobal, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Cambita Garabitos (San Cristóbal) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of San Jose de Ocoa (San José de Ocoa) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) N of Bani (Peravia) (pop: 66,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WNW of San Cristobal (San Cristóbal) (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Bajos de Haina (San Cristóbal) (pop: 66,800) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SSE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.020 kmDOMINICAN REPUBLICEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago (112.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
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