A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km N of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (60 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 105 km, -68.2435° West, 19.4405° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 105 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:11:03 / 12:11 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2018176004. Unique identifier: pr2018176004. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/06/18 / 2018-06-25 17:11:03 / June 25, 2018 @ 5:11 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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