A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 110 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (68 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: pr2018254014. Event ids that are associated: pr2018254014. Exact location of event, depth 39 km, -68.0988° West, 19.5401° North. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:11:50 / 6:11 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/09/18 / 2018-09-11 23:11:50 / September 11, 2018 @ 11:11 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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