Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Samana, 23 km north of Sabana Grande de Boya, Dominican Republic, on Friday, June 18, 2021 at 10:19 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
18 Jun 11:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 17 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.14°N / 69.72°W↗ (Provincia de Samana, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.14°S / 110.28°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) E of Trujillo del Yuna (Villa Riva, Duarte) (pop: 1,830) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Sanchez (Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Rivas (Villa Riva, Duarte) (pop: 5,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) W of Samana (Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNW of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (48 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.