A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 111 km SW of La Reforma, Mexico (69 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: us10008t9u. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008t9u. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -108.9156° West, 24.4604° North. The temblor was picked up at 03:49:39 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 18/05/17 / 2017-05-18 10:49:39 / May 18, 2017 @ 10:49 am UTC/GMT.
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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 111 km SW of La Reforma, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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