A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 118 km SW of La Reforma, Mexico (73 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008ta6. Event ids that are associated: us10008ta6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:59:45 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/05/17 / 2017-05-18 11:59:45 / May 18, 2017 @ 11:59 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -108.9665° West, 24.419° North.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 118 km SW of La Reforma, Mexico.
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