A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 62 kilometers (39 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico. The temblor was picked up at 13:06:12 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/09/17 / 2017-09-12 19:06:12 / September 12, 2017 @ 7:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -94.6417° West, latitude 15.6677° North, depth = 51.24 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.24 km (32 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000akzf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000akzf.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Paredón, San Pedro Tapanatepec, Unión Hidalgo. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (52 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 62 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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