Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Quisqueya, 23 km northwest of San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic, on Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 23:03 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 92 km depth
28 Apr 00:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 59 minutes.
Depth: 92.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.59°N / 69.47°W (Quisqueya, Provincia de San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SE of Los Llanos (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 5,530) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WNW of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NW of San Pedro de Macoris (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SW of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) ENE of Villa Francisca (Nacional) (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Villa Consuelo (Nacional) (pop: 28,600) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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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.