A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 83 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (52 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:56:49 / 11:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -68.1686 West, latitude 19.3021 North, depth = 25 km. Global time and date of event 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 04:56:49 / November 29, 2017 @ 4:56 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2017333000. Unique identifier: pr2017333000. The epicenter was at a depth of 25 km (16 miles).
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 nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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