A minor earthquake magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 98 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (61 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.7331 West, latitude 19.2025 North, depth = 70 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/10/19 / 2019-10-05 04:48:31 / October 5, 2019 @ 4:48 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: pr2019278004. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019278004. The temblor was reported at 23:48:31 / 11:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 70 km (43 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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