A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (78 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.52 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -94.2297° West, 14.9414° North, depth 30.52 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ap0t. Unique identifier: us2000ap0t. The temblor was detected at 04:18:28 / 4:18 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/09/17 / 2017-09-16 10:18:28 / September 16, 2017 @ 10:18 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 126 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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