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Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 40 km northwest of Punto Fijo, Venezuela, on Wednesday, 5 May 2021 at 20:35 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 26 km depth
5 May 20:56 UTC: First to report: FUNVISIS after 21 minutes.
Depth: 26.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.94°N / 70.47°W (Caribbean Sea, Venezuela)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) NW of Punto Fijo (pop: 131,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Punta Cardon (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Oraniestat (Oranjestad-West, Aruba) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of San Nicolas (Aruba) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SW of Tanki Leendert (Aruba) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NW of Coro (pop: 195,200) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) W of Willemstad (Curaçao) (pop: 125,000) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) NE of Maracaibo (pop: 2,225,000) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) W of Kralendijk (Caribbean Netherlands) (pop: 3,080) --> See nearby quakes!
424 km (263 mi) WNW of Caracas (pop: 3,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of Aruba Island (pop: 105,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: FUNVISIS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||26 km||41 Km Al Noroeste De Punto Fijo, Venezuela||FUNVISIS|
User reports for this quake (1)
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