A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 102 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (63 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: pr16257003. Event ids that are associated: pr16257003. Exact location of event, depth 27 km, -67.751° West, 19.274° North. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:40:34 / 2:40 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 27 km (17 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/09/16 / 2016-09-13 07:40:34 / September 13, 2016 @ 7:40 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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