A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 97 km WSW of Topolobampo, Mexico (60 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/02/17 / 2017-02-26 05:07:12 / February 26, 2017 @ 5:07 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:07:12 / 10:07 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20008mgy. Unique identifier: us20008mgy. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -109.8788° West, 25.1436° North. 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km WSW of Topolobampo, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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