A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 84 kilometers (52 miles) from Puerto Madero in Mexico on Saturday. Unique identifier: us20009myb. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009myb. Exact location of event, longitude -93.0899 West, latitude 14.3199 North, depth = 10 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:31:38 / 1:31 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/06/17 / 2017-06-10 19:31:38 / June 10, 2017 @ 7:31 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Puerto Madero (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Puerto Madero (c. 9 700 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 84 km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico.
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