A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 80 kilometers (50 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico on Monday. Id of earthquake: us2000aqg7. Event ids that are associated: us2000aqg7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 46.8 km (29 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:23:26 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -94.4373° West, 15.5332° North, depth 46.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 01:23:26 / September 19, 2017 @ 1:23 am.
Event epicenter was 89 km (56 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from San Francisco Ixhuatan (c. 5 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Francisco Ixhuatan, Chahuite, Paredón (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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