A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Ocos in Guatemala. Exact location of earthquake, -92.5644° West, 14.0937° North, depth 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:23:58 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 16:23:58 / June 7, 2017 @ 4:23 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us20009m61. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009m61.
Epicenter of the event was 61 km (38 miles) from Brisas Barra de Suchiate (c. 13 700 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Ciudad Tecún Umán (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Puerto Madero (c. 9 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ocós (c. 9 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Pajapita (c. 8 200 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Champerico (c. 7 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Guatemala (c. 13 550 000 pop), Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Vida Mejor I, Pajapita, Mazatán (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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