A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 85 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (53 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 75 km (47 miles). Event id: pr2019069002. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019069002. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/19 / 2019-03-10 01:50:49 / March 10, 2019 @ 1:50 am. Exact location, longitude -67.8126° West, latitude 19.1138° North, depth = 75 km. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:50:49 / 8:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 85 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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