A minor earthquake magnitude 3.66 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 127 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (79 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:12:16 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -67.6786 West, latitude 19.5091 North, depth = 16 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/05/20 / 2020-05-06 20:12:16 / May 6, 2020 @ 8:12 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020127013. Id of event: pr2020127013. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16 km (10 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days seventy and in the last 365 days one thousand and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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: 127 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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