A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 103 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (64 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 11:01:41 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -94.307° West, 15.1985° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 17:01:41 / September 8, 2017 @ 5:01 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000ai6w. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ai6w. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 103 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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