A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 111 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (69 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 13:12:29 / September 27, 2018 @ 1:12 pm. Unique identifier: pr2018270011. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2018270011. Exact location of event, longitude -68.1806 West, latitude 19.5633 North, depth = 36 km. The temblor was reported at 08:12:29 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 111 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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