A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Guaymate in Dominican Republic. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 108 km (67 miles). Global time and date of event 06/06/19 / 2019-06-06 10:27:25 / June 6, 2019 @ 10:27 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 06:27:25 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2019157008. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019157008. Exact location of event, depth 108 km, -68.9445° West, 18.5431° North.
The epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from San Pedro de Macorís (c. 217 900 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from La Romana (c. 208 400 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Salvaleón de Higüey (c. 123 800 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Boca Chica (c. 46 300 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Hato Mayor del Rey (c. 36 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Samaná, Bayaguana, Sabana de La Mar. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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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