A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 91 km SSW of Manzanillo, Mexico (57 miles). Unique identifier: us2000a2sc. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a2sc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 30.35 km, -104.701° West, 18.3066° North. The temblor was reported at 16:36:47 / 4:36 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/07/17 / 2017-07-30 23:36:47 / July 30, 2017 @ 11:36 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.35 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. 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: 91 km SSW of Manzanillo, Mexico.
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