A minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) strikes 89 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (55 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 38 km, -67.8875° West, 19.2281° North. Global time and date of event 24/11/17 / 2017-11-24 17:01:40 / November 24, 2017 @ 5:01 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 38 km (24 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:01:40 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2017328004. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017328004.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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