A light earthquake magnitude 4.67 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 103 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (64 miles). Unique identifier: pr2018341005. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000i4dh, pt18341050, pr2018341005. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 13:25:50 / 1:25 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/12/18 / 2018-12-07 18:25:50 / December 7, 2018 @ 6:25 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -68.0036° West, 19.4196° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 103 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
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