A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from San Mateo del Mar in Mexico. Exact location of earthquake, -94.8487° West, 15.9949° North, depth 55.32 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aq3v. Unique identifier: us2000aq3v. The epicenter was at a depth of 55.32 km (34 miles). Global time and date of event 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 17:25:44 / September 18, 2017 @ 5:25 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 11:25:44 / 11:25 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Juchitán de Zaragoza (c. 67 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (c. 37 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from San Jerónimo Ixtepec (c. 23 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Espinal, Jalapa, San Pedro Tapanatepec.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days ninety-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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