Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Bani, Provincia de Peravia, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 11:05 pm (GMT -4) -

Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Bani, Provincia de Peravia, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 11:05 pm (GMT -4)

Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Oct 03:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 10, 2021 03:05:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 11:05 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 2.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.43°N / 70.4°W (Bani, Provincia de Peravia, Dominican Republic)
Antipode: 18.43°S / 109.6°E
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) SW of El Cacao (San Cristóbal) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SE of San Jose de Ocoa (San José de Ocoa) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNW of Bani (Peravia) (pop: 66,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) W of Cambita Garabitos (San Cristóbal) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SW of Villa Altagracia (San Cristóbal) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Bajos de Haina (San Cristóbal) (pop: 66,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Santo Domingo Oeste (pop: 701,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Bella Vista (Nacional) (pop: 175,700) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) W of Santo Domingo (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) W of Villa Francisca (Nacional) (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 15.2°C (59 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NNE
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
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San Gregorio de Nigua, San Cristóbal (37.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt / vibration and rolling / very short : Estaba sentada en la galería y comenzaron a moverse unos vasos.  
Samana (140.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
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