A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 93 km SW of Puerto Madero, Mexico (58 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009kcm. Event ids that are associated: us20009kcm. Exact location, longitude -92.9825° West, latitude 14.073° North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 22:03:03 / May 30, 2017 @ 10:03 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 16:03:03 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 93 km SW of Puerto Madero, Mexico.
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