Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - 3.9 km east of Bayaguana, Provincia de Monte Plata, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, 2 May 2021 at 00:08 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 124 km depth
2 May 00:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 34 minutes.
Depth: 124.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.74°N / 69.6°W (Bayaguana, Provincia de Monte Plata, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) ESE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Monte Plata (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Quisqueya (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NE of Villa Francisca (Nacional) (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 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: 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.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.