Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Arrondissement de Croix des Bouquets, Département de l'Ouest, Haiti, on Friday, Oct 15, 2021 5:29 am (GMT -4) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 1 km depth
15 Oct 13:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 15, 2021 5:29 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.51°N / 72.12°W↗ (Arrondissement de Croix des Bouquets, Département de l'Ouest, Haiti)
Antipode: 18.51°S / 107.88°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Croix-des-Bouquets (Ouest) (pop: 229,100) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) W of Fond Parisien (Fonds-Parisien, Ouest) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Thomazeau (Ouest) (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of Pétionville (Ouest) (pop: 283,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ENE of Kenscoff (Ouest) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) E of Delmas 73 (Ouest) (pop: 382,900) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) E of Port au Prince (Ouest) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of San Jose de Jimani (Jimani, Independencia, Dominican Republic) (pop: 6,570) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) E of Carrefour (Ouest) (pop: 442,200) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Gressier (Ouest) (pop: 25,900) --> 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.