A minor earthquake magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 101 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (63 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:02:07 / 1:02 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr2019040004. Event ids that are associated: pr2019040004. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83 km (52 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 83 km, -68.1225° West, 19.4578° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/02/19 / 2019-02-09 18:02:07 / February 9, 2019 @ 6:02 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and five and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 101 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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