A light earthquake with magnitude 4.29 (ml/mb) was reported 101 kilometers (63 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.2 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: ci37716199. Event ids that are associated: ci37716199. The 4.29-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:42:24 / 4:42 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -115.3793333° West, latitude 31.3395° North, depth = 9.2 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/07/17 / 2017-07-29 00:42:24 / July 29, 2017 @ 12:42 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (39 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Vicente Guerrero (c. 12 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Camalú (c. 7 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Emiliano Zapata (c. 5 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Vicente Guerrero, Emiliano Zapata, Camalú (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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