Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Cevicos, 15 km east of Cotui, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 19:39 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 42 km depth
18 Jul 20:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 37 minutes.
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.09°N / 70.01°W↗ (Cevicos, Provincia Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 19.09°S / 109.99°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) S of Hostos (Duarte) (pop: 1,810) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of Rivas (Villa Riva, Duarte) (pop: 5,700) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ENE of Cotui (Sánchez Ramírez) (pop: 41,600) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Las Guaranas (Duarte) (pop: 9,590) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NW of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NNE of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) N of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) N of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) N of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.