Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - Cambita Garabitos, 24 km west of San Cristobal, Dominican Republic, on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 6:06 pm (GMT -4) -

Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - Cambita Garabitos, 24 km west of San Cristobal, Dominican Republic, on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 6:06 pm (GMT -4)

Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 18 km depth

23 Aug 22:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Date & time: Aug 23, 2021 22:06:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Aug 23, 2021 6:06 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.49°N / 70.31°W (Cambita Garabitos, Provincia de San Cristobal, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.49°S / 109.69°E
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SSW of El Cacao (San Cristóbal) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) WNW of Cambita Garabitos (San Cristóbal) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) ESE of San Jose de Ocoa (San José de Ocoa) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Bani (Peravia) (pop: 66,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of San Cristobal (San Cristóbal) (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SW of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Bajos de Haina (San Cristóbal) (pop: 66,800) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) W of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) W of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 29.3°C (85 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
near Cambita Garabitos, San Cristóbal (2.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short
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