A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 128 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (80 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/01/16 / 2016-01-28 09:09:12 / January 28, 2016 @ 9:09 am. The temblor was picked up at 03:09:12 / 3:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 40.78 km (25 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004v9j. Unique identifier: us20004v9j. Exact location of earthquake, -94.31° West, 14.9528° North, depth 40.78 km.
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 twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 128 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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