A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 83 kilometers (52 miles) from Tres Picos in Mexico. Event id: us2000aim0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aim0. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:09:45 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.75 km (34 miles). Exact location, longitude -93.89° West, latitude 15.1943° North, depth = 54.75 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 05:09:45 / September 9, 2017 @ 5:09 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pijijiapan (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 91 km (57 miles) from Pijijiapan (c. 15 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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