A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 94 km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico (58 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:02:19 / 12:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/17 / 2017-09-15 18:02:19 / September 15, 2017 @ 6:02 pm. Unique identifier: us2000anhz. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000anhz. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.51 km (27 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -93.998 West, latitude 15.1459 North, depth = 43.51 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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