A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 103 km NE of Miches, Dominican Republic (64 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16102000. Id of event: pr16102000. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 62 km (39 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:30:54 / 1:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -68.3277° West, latitude 19.6219° North, depth = 62 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/16 / 2016-04-11 06:30:54 / April 11, 2016 @ 6:30 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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