A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SW of Puerto Madero, Mexico (61 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 14:00:55 / 2:00 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009m1f. Unique identifier: us20009m1f. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/06/17 / 2017-06-12 20:00:55 / June 12, 2017 @ 8:00 pm. 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). Exact location, longitude -93.0957° West, latitude 14.1245° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km SW of Puerto Madero, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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