A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes Off the coast of Michoacan, Mexico (0 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 05:52:07 / 5:52 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008sq0. Unique identifier: us10008sq0. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). 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: 16/05/17 / 2017-05-16 12:52:07 / May 16, 2017 @ 12:52 pm. Exact location, longitude -105.2154° West, latitude 16.2827° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Off the coast of Michoacan, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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