A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 90 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (56 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.739 West, latitude 19.0923 North, depth = 103 km. The temblor was reported at 05:22:00 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr2019264003. Event ids that are associated: pr2019264003. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/09/19 / 2019-09-21 10:22:00 / September 21, 2019 @ 10:22 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 103 km (64 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 90 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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