A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 84 kilometers (52 miles) from Paredon in Mexico. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:06:19 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 64.61 km (40 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -94.4203 West, latitude 15.4936 North, depth = 64.61 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000ai1k. Event ids that are associated: us2000ai1k. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 12:06:19 / September 8, 2017 @ 12:06 pm.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Espinal, San Pedro Tapanatepec, San Mateo del Mar. Epicenter of the event was 97 km (60 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 600 pop), 101 km (62 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 84 km SW of Paredon, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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