Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Sanchez, Samana, 41 km east of Nagua, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 13:16 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Sanchez, Samana, 41 km east of Nagua, Dominican Republic, on Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 13:16 (GMT)

Séisme mineur magnitude 2.8 at 64 km depth

15 May 14:17 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 1 heure et 1 minutes.
Date & time: 15 May 2021 13:16:32 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.8
Profondeur: 64.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.27°N / 69.48°W (Sanchez, Samana, République dominicaine)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km SE de Terrenas (Samaná) (pop: 7,710) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
15 km ENE de Sanchez (Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
17 km ONO de Santa Barbara de Samana (Samana, Samaná) (pop: 11,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
49 km NE de Sabana Grande de Boya (Monte Plata) (pop: 16,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
60 km NNE de Bayaguana (Monte Plata) (pop: 21,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km E de San Francisco de Macorís (Duarte) (pop: 124,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
93 km NNO de San Pedro de Macoris (San Pedro de Macorís) (pop: 217,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
96 km NNE de Santo Domingo Este (pop: 700,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
99 km NNE de Saint Domingue (Nacional) (pop: 2,201,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
129 km E de Santiago de los Caballeros (pop: 1,200,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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