Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Enriquillo, 31 km southwest of Santa Cruz de Barahona, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 26 April 2021 at 20:19 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
26 Apr 21:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 47 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.02°N / 71.32°W (Enriquillo, Provincia de Barahona, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) SSW of Polo (Barahona) (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NW of Enriquillo (Barahona) (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) W of Paraiso (Paraíso, Barahona) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of La Ciénaga (Barahona) (pop: 2,880) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Cabral (Barahona) (pop: 12,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Santa Cruz de Barahona (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) S of San Juan (pop: 73,000) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) ESE of Port au Prince (Ouest, Haiti) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) WSW of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> 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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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.