A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 95 kilometers (59 miles) from Paredon in Mexico. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ai3i. Id of event: us2000ai3i. Exact location of earthquake, -94.421° West, 15.3595° North, depth 51.27 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.27 km (32 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 14:40:13 / September 8, 2017 @ 2:40 pm. The temblor was reported at 08:40:13 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Paredón. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 97 km (60 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 95 km SW of Paredon, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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