Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 52 km north of Salvaleon de Higüey, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 13 March 2021 at 07:29 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 31 km depth
13 Mar 12:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.08°N / 68.67°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) ENE of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) N of Higuey (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NNW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NNE of Guaymate (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) E of Sabana de la Mar (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NE of Quisqueya (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, 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.