A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 33 kilometers (21 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 70.88 km, -94.6407° West, 15.9278° North. Global time and date of event 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 22:20:56 / September 11, 2017 @ 10:20 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000akf8. Event ids that are associated: us2000akf8. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 70.88 km (44 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:20:56 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tonalá, San Jerónimo Ixtepec, Arriaga. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Juchitán de Zaragoza (c. 67 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (c. 37 400 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from San Jerónimo Ixtepec (c. 23 200 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days ninety-five, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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