A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 92 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (57 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/03/19 / 2019-03-14 06:36:03 / March 14, 2019 @ 6:36 am. Event id: pr2019073010. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019073010. The temblor was detected at 01:36:03 / 1:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -67.7603 West, latitude 19.1553 North, depth = 98 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 98 km (61 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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