A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (65 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a0qh. Id of event: us6000a0qh. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:29:09 / 9:29 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -67.7122° West, 19.2715° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 02:29:09 / May 28, 2020 @ 2:29 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days one thousand and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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