A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.54 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 91 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (57 miles). Global time and date of event 27/01/21 / 2021-01-27 08:56:09 / January 27, 2021 @ 8:56 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47 km (29 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2021027007. Event ids that are associated: pr2021027007. Exact location, longitude -68.1295° West, latitude 19.3668° North, depth = 47 km. The 3.54-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:56:09 / 8:56 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 91 km NNE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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