Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Vicente Noble, 20 km north of Santa Cruz de Barahona, Dominican Republic, on Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 3:42 am (GMT -4) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 19 km depth
23 Sep 11:44 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 3:42 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.38°N / 71.04°W↗ (Vicente Noble, Provincia de Barahona, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.38°S / 108.96°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Canoa (Barahona) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) E of Vicente Noble (Barahona) (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNE of Santa Cruz de Barahona (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Cabral (Barahona) (pop: 12,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) SSW of Constanza (La Vega) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SE of Las Matas de Farfan (San Juan) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SW of Bonao (Monseñor Nouel) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) W of San Cristobal (San Cristóbal) (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) W of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (77 mi) SSW of Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.