Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 19 km east of Punto Fijo, Municipio Carirubana, Falcon, Venezuela, on Tuesday, 11 May 2021 at 11:23 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
11 May 11:42 UTC: First to report: FUNVISIS after 19 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.71°N / 70.03°W (Falcon, Venezuela)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) E of Punto Fijo (Falcón) (pop: 131,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Punta Cardon (Falcón) (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NW of Coro (Falcón) (pop: 195,200) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of San Nicolas (Aruba) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) S of Oraniestat (Oranjestad-West, Aruba) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) S of Tanki Leendert (Aruba) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WSW of Willemstad (Curaçao) (pop: 125,000) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) WSW of Kralendijk (Bonaire, Caribbean Netherlands) (pop: 3,080) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) NE of Maracaibo (Zulia) (pop: 2,225,000) --> See nearby quakes!
370 km (230 mi) WNW of Caracas (Distrito Federal) (pop: 3,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: FUNVISIS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.6||5 km||19 Km Al Este De Punto Fijo, Venezuela||FUNVISIS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.