A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 84 km NE of Miches, Dominican Republic (52 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 33 km, -68.4038° West, 19.4375° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17029000. Id of event: pr17029000. The temblor was reported at 19:55:31 / 7:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/17 / 2017-01-29 00:55:31 / January 29, 2017 @ 12:55 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 84 km NE of Miches, Dominican Republic.
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