Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Sabana de La Mar, 39 km northwest of Hato Mayor del Rey, Dominican Republic, on Wednesday, 12 May 2021 at 11:44 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 44 km depth
12 May 12:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.07°N / 69.44°W (Sabana de La Mar, Provincia de Hato Mayor, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) WNW of Sabana de la Mar (Hato Mayor) (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Santa Barbara de Samana (Samana, Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Hato Mayor del Rey (Hato Mayor) (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ENE of Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NNE of Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Boca Chica (Santo Domingo) (pop: 46,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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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.