A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 21:53:03 / September 8, 2017 @ 9:53 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.17 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aie6. Unique identifier: us2000aie6. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:53:03 / 3:53 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 57.17 km, -94.5198° West, 15.8273° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). The epicenter was 83 km (52 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Juchitán de Zaragoza (c. 67 600 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (c. 37 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santo Domingo Tehuantepec, Asunción Ixtaltepec, El Espinal.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-three, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days seventy 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 47 km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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