A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) was reported 86 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (53 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 40 km, -67.78° West, 19.0915° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/11/20 / 2020-11-29 23:13:33 / November 29, 2020 @ 11:13 pm. Unique identifier: pr2020334014. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020334014. The temblor was reported at 23:13:33 / 11:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 86 km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
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