A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) was reported 145 km S of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic (90 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -68.4065° West, 17.0746° North, depth 23 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 23 km (14 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/01/21 / 2021-01-15 01:12:39 / January 15, 2021 @ 1:12 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2021015005. Id of event: pr2021015005. The temblor was reported at 01:12:39 / 1:12 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nineteen 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 145 km S of Boca de Yuma, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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