Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Belans, Sud-Est, 47 km southeast of Port au Prince, Haiti, on Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 7:03 am (GMT -4) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 29 km depth
23 Oct 14:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 57 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 7:03 am (GMT -4)
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.28°N / 71.99°W↗ (Belans, Sud-Est, Haiti)
Antipode: 18.28°S / 108.01°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SW of Fond Verrettes (Fond-Verrettes, Ouest) (pop: 2,790) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Fond Parisien (Fonds-Parisien, Ouest) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of San Jose de Jimani (Jimani, Independencia, Dominican Republic) (pop: 6,570) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Kenscoff (Ouest) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Pétionville (Ouest) (pop: 283,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SE of Croix-des-Bouquets (Ouest) (pop: 229,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SE of Delmas 73 (Ouest) (pop: 382,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Port au Prince (Ouest) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Carrefour (Ouest) (pop: 442,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) E of Jacmel (pop: 138,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, 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.