A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 113 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (70 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ajnd. Id of event: us2000ajnd. The epicenter was at a depth of 55.96 km (35 miles). Exact location of event, depth 55.96 km, -94.2595° West, 15.0768° North. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:47:04 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 20:47:04 / September 10, 2017 @ 8:47 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 113 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico.
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