A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.37 (ml/mb) was reported 71 kilometers (44 miles) from Punta Cana in Dominican Republic on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 11 km, -67.9945° West, 19.0935° North. The temblor was reported at 08:05:29 / 8:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/11/20 / 2020-11-06 08:05:29 / November 6, 2020 @ 8:05 am. Event id: pr2020311002. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cb87, pr2020311002. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11 km (7 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Punta Cana (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 71 km (44 miles) from Punta Cana (c. 100 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Dominican Republic (c. 9 824 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 71 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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