A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 121 km SW of Pijijiapan, Mexico (75 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/07/17 / 2017-07-29 09:41:06 / July 29, 2017 @ 9:41 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a2hk. Unique identifier: us2000a2hk. Exact location of event, longitude -93.8622 West, latitude 14.7951 North, depth = 30.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.3 km (19 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:41:06 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 121 km SW of Pijijiapan, Mexico.
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