A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Punta Cana in Dominican Republic. Exact location of event, longitude -68.0446 West, latitude 18.1581 North, depth = 150 km. The temblor was reported at 11:16:19 / 11:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/06/17 / 2017-06-04 16:16:19 / June 4, 2017 @ 4:16 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: pr2017155018. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017155018. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 150 km (93 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 61 km (38 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from San Rafael del Yuma (c. 5 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Rafael del Yuma, Punta Cana (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 60 km SE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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