A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 67 kilometers (42 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aldd. Id of event: us2000aldd. Exact location of event, depth 51.98 km, -94.5285° West, 15.6322° North. The temblor was picked up at 03:46:23 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.98 km (32 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 13/09/17 / 2017-09-13 09:46:23 / September 13, 2017 @ 9:46 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arriaga, Salina Cruz, El Espinal.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty 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.
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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: 67 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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