A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 103 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (64 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009bib. Id of event: us70009bib. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:59:25 / 9:59 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 02:59:25 / May 7, 2020 @ 2:59 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -67.7406° West, 19.2685° North, depth 35 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days seventy-seven and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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