A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 103 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico (64 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 13:35:29 / 1:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000ap8u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ap8u. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/09/17 / 2017-09-16 19:35:29 / September 16, 2017 @ 7:35 pm. 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 17.06 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 17.06 km, -94.552° West, 15.3031° North.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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