A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 86 kilometers (53 miles) from Paredon in Mexico. Id of earthquake: us2000ajh6. Event ids that are associated: us2000ajh6. The temblor was picked up at 09:28:53 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 61.02 km (38 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 15:28:53 / September 10, 2017 @ 3:28 pm. Exact location, longitude -94.3033° West, latitude 15.3796° North, depth = 61.02 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Paredón. Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days ninety-four, in the past 30 days ninety-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 86 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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