A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 91 kilometers (57 miles) from Paredon in Mexico on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 50.12 km, -94.4149° West, 15.3982° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.12 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000aj3z. Event ids that are associated: us2000aj3z. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:52:30 / 6:52 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 00:52:30 / September 10, 2017 @ 12:52 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Paredón (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 93 km (58 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days eighty-four, in the past 30 days eighty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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