A minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 96 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (60 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 64 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: pr2018068007. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2018068007. The 3.32-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:21:04 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 11:21:04 / March 9, 2018 @ 11:21 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -67.9658° West, latitude 19.3516° North, depth = 64 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 96 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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