Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 2.8 km north of Sabana Grande de Boya, Dominican Republic, on Sunday, 9 May 2021 at 14:05 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 114 km depth
9 May 14:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 32 minutes.
Depth: 114.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.97°N / 69.79°W (Sabana Grande de Boya, Provincia de Monte Plata, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) N of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Monte Plata (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NE of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) N of Villa Francisca (Nacional) (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) N of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNE of Bajos de Haina (San Cristóbal) (pop: 66,800) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) ESE of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> 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.