A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 154 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (96 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:27:31 / 2:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -94.3881° West, 14.7328° North. Event id: us10005gij. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10005gij. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/05/16 / 2016-05-02 20:27:31 / May 2, 2016 @ 8:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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