A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 116 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (72 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 13/04/17 / 2017-04-13 02:03:58 / April 13, 2017 @ 2:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 21:03:58 / 9:03 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 97 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -67.9404° West, latitude 19.5331° North, depth = 97 km. All ids that are associated to the event: pr17103000. Unique identifier: pr17103000.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 116 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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