A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) was reported 149 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (93 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 74 km (46 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.6841° West, 19.7458° North, depth 74 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 10:08:46 / September 27, 2018 @ 10:08 am. The temblor was reported at 05:08:46 / 5:08 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: pr2018270006. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2018270006.
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 fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 149 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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