A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 135 km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico (84 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -93.5519° West, 14.1924° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 23:45:46 / September 10, 2017 @ 11:45 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ajrw. Id of event: us2000ajrw. The temblor was picked up at 17:45:46 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 135 km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico.
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