A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 69 kilometers (43 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico. Exact location of event, longitude -94.4072 West, latitude 15.6535 North, depth = 51.68 km. Unique identifier: us2000am6b. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000am6b. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:06:01 / 12:06 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 06:06:01 / September 14, 2017 @ 6:06 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 51.68 km (32 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santo Domingo Zanatepec, San Mateo del Mar, El Espinal. Epicenter of the event was 85 km (53 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 600 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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