A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Puerto Madero in Mexico on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.2 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 11/06/17 / 2017-06-11 10:28:14 / June 11, 2017 @ 10:28 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009luc. Id of event: us20009luc. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:28:14 / 4:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 31.2 km, -92.9433° West, 14.4561° North.
Close country/countries, Guatemala (c. 13 550 000 pop), Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 89 km (55 miles) from Tapachula (c. 198 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Huixtla (c. 29 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Brisas Barra de Suchiate (c. 13 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Ciudad Tecún Umán (c. 11 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Puerto Madero (c. 9 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Ocós (c. 9 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Villa Comaltitlán, Huixtla, Ciudad Tecún Umán (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 63 km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico.
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