A minor earthquake magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (51 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 30/06/19 / 2019-06-30 08:54:21 / June 30, 2019 @ 8:54 am UTC/GMT. Event id: pr2019181022. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019181022. The 3.02-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:54:21 / 3:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -67.8078° West, 19.068° North, depth 33 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 33 km (21 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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