A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 177 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (110 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 03:08:37 / 3:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -94.548° West, 14.5677° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 09:08:37 / October 7, 2015 @ 9:08 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us10003nvt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003nvt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 177 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico.
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