Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - San Rafael del Yuma, Provincia de La Altagracia, 29 km southeast of La Romana, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 29 March 2021 at 21:00 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 96 km depth
30 Mar 01:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Depth: 96.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.26°N / 68.76°W (San Rafael del Yuma, Provincia de La Altagracia, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SW of Boca de Yuma (La Altagracia) (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SE of Romana (La Romana) (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Higuey (La Altagracia) (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Guaymate (La Romana) (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) E of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) E of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> 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.