A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 95 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (59 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 21:39:36 / September 8, 2017 @ 9:39 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aidm. Unique identifier: us2000aidm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.24 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 15:39:36 / 3:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -94.1355 West, latitude 15.2148 North, depth = 48.24 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-seven, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 95 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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