A minor earthquake magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) strikes 85 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (53 miles) on Saturday. Event id: pr2017176004. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017176004. Exact location, longitude -67.8908° West, latitude 19.1741° North, depth = 21 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 02:58:07 / June 25, 2017 @ 2:58 am UTC/GMT. The 3.12-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:58:07 / 9:58 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve 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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