A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 76 kilometers (47 miles) from Puerto Madero in Mexico on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: us2000am5i. Event ids that are associated: us2000am5i. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56.13 km (35 miles). Global time and date of event 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 05:20:28 / September 14, 2017 @ 5:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 56.13 km, -93.0511° West, 14.3979° North. The temblor was reported at 23:20:28 / 11:20 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Brisas Barra de Suchiate (c. 13 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Puerto Madero (c. 9 700 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Mazatán (c. 5 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Brisas Barra de Suchiate, Mazatán, Puerto Madero. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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