Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 29 km north of Santa Cruz de El Seibo, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, 15 April 2021 at 00:52 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 12 km depth
15 Apr 01:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 39 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 00:52:31 UTC -
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.03°N / 69.03°W (North Atlantic Ocean, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNE of Miches (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NE of Quisqueya (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ENE of Bayaguana (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) NW of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NE of Boca Chica (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) ESE of Nagua (pop: 33,900) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) WNW of Rincon (Rincón, Puerto Rico) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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