A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional in Mexico. The epicenter was at a depth of 48.41 km (30 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20002x33. Ids that are associated to the event: us20002x33. The temblor was detected at 04:37:34 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/07/15 / 2015-07-13 09:37:34 / July 13, 2015 @ 9:37 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.0862 West, latitude 16.3629 North, depth = 48.41 km.
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Copala, Santa Catarina Juquila, San Luis Acatlán (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 4 km (3 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Putla Villa de Guerrero (c. 9 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from San Luis Acatlán (c. 8 300 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Copala (c. 6 900 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km NW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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