A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 81 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (50 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019169005. Unique identifier: pr2019169005. Exact location of event, depth 13 km, -67.9803° West, 19.1955° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/06/19 / 2019-06-18 09:56:51 / June 18, 2019 @ 9:56 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:56:51 / 4:56 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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