A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.55 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 90 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (56 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -67.7121 West, latitude 19.0653 North, depth = 38 km. The 3.55-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:41:03 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2020330010. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000csg1, pr2020330010. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/11/20 / 2020-11-25 11:41:03 / November 25, 2020 @ 11:41 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 90 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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