Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Santo Domingo Norte, Provincia de Santo Domingo, 20 km north of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, 13 May 2021 at 00:34 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 123 km depth
13 May 01:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 52 minutes.
Depth: 123.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.65°N / 69.88°W (Santo Domingo Norte, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SE of El Centro (Peralvillo, Monte Plata) (pop: 4,050) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Villa Francisca (Nacional) (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Villa Consuelo (Nacional) (pop: 28,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) N of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SSW of Monte Plata (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) N of Ciudad Nueva (Nacional) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SE 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.