A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 92 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (57 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.16-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:54:18 / 2:54 am (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2019161008. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019161008. Global time and date of event 10/06/19 / 2019-06-10 07:54:18 / June 10, 2019 @ 7:54 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -68.172 West, latitude 19.3851 North, depth = 57 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 92 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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