San Pedro de Macoris (67.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Miches, 27 km north of Santa Cruz de El Seibo, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 03:16 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 40 km depth
24 Apr 09:20 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19°N / 68.98°W (Miches, Provincia de El Seibo, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) ENE of Miches (El Seíbo) (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo, El Seíbo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Sabana de la Mar (Hato Mayor) (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NE of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Punta Cana (La Altagracia) (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) E of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) NE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||40 km||DOMINICAN REPUBLIC||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.