Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 53 km southeast of Romana, Dominican Republic, on 2019-02-04 21:04:43 -04:00
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 128 km depth
5 Feb 07:50 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-02-04 21:04:43 -04:00
Depth: 128.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.0751°N / 68.629°W (Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) S of Boca de Yuma (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SE of Romana (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ESE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Quisqueya (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) ESE of San Cristobal (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||128 km||- 33km S of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic||USGS|
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.