A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 89 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (55 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: pr2020205017. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020205017. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:48:34 / 10:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -67.7271° West, 19.0673° North, depth 46 km. Global time and date of event 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 22:48:34 / July 23, 2020 @ 10:48 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 46 km (29 miles).
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 three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 89 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
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