A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.23 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (65 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 21:29:10 / 9:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -68.0076° West, 19.2745° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 02:29:10 / May 28, 2020 @ 2:29 am. Unique identifier: pr2020149002. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020149002, us6000a0qh.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seventy-six and in the last 365 days one thousand and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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