A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 99 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (62 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -67.7445 West, latitude 19.2245 North, depth = 39 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 01:49:57 / December 22, 2019 @ 1:49 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 39 km (24 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019356007. Unique identifier: pr2019356007. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:49:57 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days ninety-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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