A minor earthquake magnitude 3.37 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 94 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (58 miles). Unique identifier: pr2020056010. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020056010. The 3.37-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:41:02 / 5:41 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/02/20 / 2020-02-25 10:41:02 / February 25, 2020 @ 10:41 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.8101 West, latitude 19.2171 North, depth = 9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days one thousand and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 94 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
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