A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 62 kilometers (39 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/09/17 / 2017-09-12 20:07:34 / September 12, 2017 @ 8:07 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.92 km (33 miles). Exact location of event, depth 52.92 km, -94.4239° West, 15.7169° North. Event id: us2000al1t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000al1t. The temblor was picked up at 14:07:34 / 2:07 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santo Domingo Zanatepec, Tonalá, San Mateo del Mar. Epicenter of the event was 83 km (51 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 62 km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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