Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 49 km north of Punto Fijo, Venezuela, on Sunday, 25 April 2021 at 19:59 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 36 km depth
25 Apr 20:16 UTC: First to report: FUNVISIS after 17 minutes.
Depth: 35.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.12°N / 70.3°W (Caribbean Sea, Venezuela)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) NNW of Punto Fijo (pop: 131,800) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) N of Punta Cardon (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SW of Savaneta (Aruba) (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SSW of Oraniestat (Oranjestad-West, Aruba) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of San Nicolas (Aruba) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSW of Tanki Leendert (Aruba) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NW of Coro (pop: 195,200) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) W of Willemstad (Curaçao) (pop: 125,000) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NE of Maracaibo (pop: 2,225,000) --> See nearby quakes!
415 km (258 mi) WNW of Caracas (pop: 3,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Aruba Island (pop: 105,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: FUNVISIS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||36 km||34 Km Al Oeste De Cabo San Roman, Venezuela||FUNVISIS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.