A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (66 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: pr2017119005. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2017119005. Exact location of event, longitude -68.1481 West, latitude 19.5205 North, depth = 60 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/04/17 / 2017-04-29 10:40:21 / April 29, 2017 @ 10:40 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60 km (37 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:40:21 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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