A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 70 kilometers (43 miles) from Tres Picos in Mexico. Id of earthquake: us2000ajva. Event ids that are associated: us2000ajva. Exact location, longitude -93.9711° West, latitude 15.3853° North, depth = 85.78 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 05:51:03 / September 11, 2017 @ 5:51 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 85.78 km (53 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:51:03 / 11:51 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 82 km (51 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Pijijiapan (c. 15 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pijijiapan, Tonalá, Paredón.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days one hundred and three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 70 km SW of Tres Picos, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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