A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 126 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (78 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:08:02 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000ai53. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ai53. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 16:08:02 / September 8, 2017 @ 4:08 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -94.4908 West, latitude 15.0663 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-five, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, in the past 30 days seventy-seven and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 126 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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