A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 78 kilometers (48 miles) from Topolobampo in Mexico. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:48:43 / 6:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -109.3365 West, latitude 24.9432 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/17 / 2017-07-24 01:48:43 / July 24, 2017 @ 1:48 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000a243. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a243.
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Topolobampo (c. 7 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Topolobampo (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 78 km SSW of Topolobampo, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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