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Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 16 km north of Petit-Goave, Haiti, on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 4:59 pm (GMT -4) -

Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 16 km north of Petit-Goave, Haiti, on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 4:59 pm (GMT -4) Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 16 km north of Petit-Goave, Haiti, on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 4:59 pm (GMT -4)

Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 17 km depth

2 Oct 09:12 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 12 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 1, 2022 20:59:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 4:59 pm (GMT -4)
Depth17.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude18.578°N / 72.862°W (Caribbean Sea, Haiti)
Antipode18.578°S / 107.138°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearby towns and cities16 km (10 mi) N of Petit-Goave (pop: 117,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (12 mi) NNW of Grande Goave (pop: 49,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) WNW of Leogane (pop: 134,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (17 mi) ENE of Miragoâne (pop: 89,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (22 mi) W of Gressier (pop: 25,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) W of Port au Prince (pop: 1,234,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (37 mi) W of Delmas 73 (pop: 382,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) W of Pétionville (pop: 283,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
2.217 kmHaiti RegionRaspberryShake


Seismic station: Santo Domingo, DR (SDD/DR network) | Distance from quake: 311 km / 193 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Santo Domingo, DR: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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