Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 63 km southeast of Salvaleon de Higüey, Dominican Republic, on Monday, 10 May 2021 at 22:03 (GMT) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Dominican Republic | Provincia de La Altagracia | Provincia de El Seibo | Provincia de San Pedro de Macoris | Provincia de Hato Mayor | Provincia de Santo Domingo | Nacional | Provincia de San Cristobal
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 124 km depth
10 May 23:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 24 minutes.
Depth: 124.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.1°N / 68.46°W (Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) SSE of Boca de Yuma (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) S of Punta Cana (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Higuey (pop: 123,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SE of Santa Cruz de El Seibo (El Seibo) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of San Pedro de Macoris (pop: 217,900) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) SE of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) E of San Cristobal (pop: 154,000) --> 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|2.9||124 km||MONA PASSAGE, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC||EMSC|
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.