A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 135 km SSW of Pijijiapan, Mexico (84 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/09/15 / 2015-09-09 11:55:32 / September 9, 2015 @ 11:55 am. Exact location, longitude -93.9307° West, latitude 14.6784° North, depth = 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20003hin. Event ids that are associated: us20003hin. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:55:32 / 5:55 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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