A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico (70 miles) on Monday. 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 38.39 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -94.576° West, 15.2146° North, depth 38.39 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:13:59 / 9:13 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000apya. Unique identifier: us2000apya. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 15:13:59 / September 18, 2017 @ 3:13 pm UTC/GMT.
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 three, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 113 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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