Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, 46 km southeast of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 10 April 2021 at 08:05 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 81 km depth
10 Apr 11:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 10 Apr 2021 08:05:58 UTC -
Depth: 81.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.33°N / 68.06°W (Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) SE of Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) W of Rincon (Rincón) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) W of Aguadilla (pop: 16,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WNW of Puerto Real (Miradero) (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) E of La Romana (Dominican Republic) (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) W of Mayagüez (pop: 78,600) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WNW of Yauco (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) W of Arecibo (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) WNW of Ponce (pop: 152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) W of Puerto Rico (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||81 km||MONA PASSAGE, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, Puerto Rico||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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