A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 82 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (51 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/20 / 2020-05-10 19:03:58 / May 10, 2020 @ 7:03 pm. The temblor was reported at 14:03:58 / 2:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.9063 West, latitude 19.1604 North, depth = 35 km. Id of earthquake: us70009dsc. Event ids that are associated: us70009dsc. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days one thousand and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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