A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) was reported 86 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (53 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 86 km (53 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/11/19 / 2019-11-09 04:31:36 / November 9, 2019 @ 4:31 am. The temblor was reported at 23:31:36 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: pr2019313006. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019313006. Exact location of event, longitude -68.2226 West, latitude 19.3458 North, depth = 86 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 86 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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