A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 115 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico (71 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:19:12 / 8:19 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.65 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000apx5. Id of event: us2000apx5. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 14:19:12 / September 18, 2017 @ 2:19 pm. Exact location, longitude -94.6183° West, latitude 15.1918° North, depth = 11.65 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 115 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico.
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