A minor earthquake magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) strikes 95 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (59 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/20 / 2020-02-18 10:14:28 / February 18, 2020 @ 10:14 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: pr2020049017. Event ids that are associated: pr2020049017. Exact location of event, longitude -67.8265 West, latitude 19.2488 North, depth = 34 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:14:28 / 5:14 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and three and in the last 365 days nine hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 95 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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