A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Jesus Carranza in Mexico. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/17 / 2017-04-28 20:55:29 / April 28, 2017 @ 8:55 pm. Exact location of event, depth 124.1 km, -94.811° West, 17.526° North. The temblor was reported at 14:55:29 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 124.1 km (77 miles). Unique identifier: us10008njn. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008njn.
Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Coatzacoalcos (c. 230 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Minatitlan (c. 150 900 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Acayucan (c. 47 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Villa Nanchital (c. 26 000 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Allende (c. 21 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Matías Romero (c. 21 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pajapan, Allende, Juan Rodríguez Clara (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 25 km ENE of Jesus Carranza, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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