A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (60 miles) on Saturday. Event id: pr2019363075. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019363075. Exact location of event, longitude -67.8411 West, latitude 19.2706 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.11-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:40:27 / 11:40 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/12/19 / 2019-12-29 04:40:27 / December 29, 2019 @ 4:40 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days nine hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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