Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Belans, Sud-Est, 58 km southeast of Port au Prince, Haiti, on Thursday, 6 May 2021 at 03:09 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 18 km depth
6 May 05:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 9 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.26°N / 71.88°W (Belans, Sud-Est, Haiti)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) S of Fonds Verrettes (Fond-Verrettes, Ouest) (pop: 2,790) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of San Jose de Jimani (Jimani, Independencia, Dominican Republic) (pop: 6,570) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Pedernales (Dominican Republic) (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Fond Parisien (Fonds-Parisien, Ouest) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of Thomazeau (Ouest) (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SE of Croix-des-Bouquets (Ouest) (pop: 229,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Pétionville (Ouest) (pop: 283,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Port au Prince (Ouest) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) ESE of Carrefour (Ouest) (pop: 442,200) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) E of Jacmel (pop: 138,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, 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.