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Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Département de Nippes, 32 km northeast of Les Cayes, Haiti, on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 at 12:35 pm (GMT -5) -

Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Département de Nippes, 32 km northeast of Les Cayes, Haiti, on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 at 12:35 pm (GMT -5) Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Département de Nippes, 32 km northeast of Les Cayes, Haiti, on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 at 12:35 pm (GMT -5)

Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

9 Dec 17:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Date & time: Dec 9, 2021 17:35:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 at 12:35 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 2.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.45°N / 73.61°W (Arrondissement de Baradères, Département de Nippes, Haiti)
Antipode: 18.45°S / 106.39°E
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SE of Baradères (Nippes) (pop: 1,670) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) SW of Petit Trou de Nippes (pop: 2,130) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNE of Cavaillon (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Saint Louis (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NW of Aquin (pop: 5,250) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Les Cayes (pop: 125,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) W of Miragoâne (Nippes) (pop: 89,200) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) W of Petit-Goave (Ouest) (pop: 117,500) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) W of Grande Goave (Ouest) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (84 mi) W of Port au Prince (Ouest) (pop: 1,234,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 23.1°C (74 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NE
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) | about seismic energy
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2.910 km2.9 HAITI REGIONEMSC

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