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Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 32 km north of Port-de-Paix, Nord-Ouest, Haiti, on 2018-10-08 00:04:26 -05:00

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 32 km north of Port-de-Paix, Nord-Ouest, Haiti, on 2018-10-08 00:04:26 -05:00 Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 32 km north of Port-de-Paix, Nord-Ouest, Haiti, on 2018-10-08 00:04:26 -05:00

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

8 Oct 07:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 8 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 8, 2018 05:04:26 UTC
Local time at epicenter2018-10-08 00:04:26 -05:00
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude20.2087°N / 72.9428°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Haiti)
Antipode20.209°S / 107.057°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities32 km (20 mi) NNW of Port-de-Paix (pop: 250,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) NNW of Ti Port-de-Paix (Port-de-Paix) (pop: 34,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) NW of Saint-Louis du Nord (pop: 11,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Jean-Rabel (pop: 5,420) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) NW of Limbe (Limbé) (pop: 32,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) NNW of Gonaives (pop: 85,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (57 mi) WNW of Haitia Kabo (pop: 134,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
196 km (122 mi) NNW of Port au Prince (pop: 1,234,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
233 km (145 mi) SW of Kobern Taun (Turks & Caicos Islands) (pop: 3,720) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.210 km- 32km NNW of Ti Port-de-Paix, HaitiUSGS

User reports for this quake

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