A minor earthquake magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) strikes 83 kilometers (52 miles) from Punta Cana in Dominican Republic on Monday. The 3.44-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:54:55 / 3:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -67.7998° West, 19.0648° North, depth 10 km. Event id: pr2020132022. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020132022, us70009ebv. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 20:54:55 / May 11, 2020 @ 8:54 pm.
Nearby country/countries, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Punta Cana (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (52 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and four and in the last 365 days one thousand and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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