A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 89 km SSW of Petatlan, Mexico (55 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.93 km (9 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 10:12:08 / 10:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -101.6591 West, latitude 16.7995 North, depth = 14.93 km. Id of earthquake: us10007cbz. Event ids that are associated: us10007cbz. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 17:12:08 / November 25, 2016 @ 5:12 pm.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 89 km SSW of Petatlan, Mexico.
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