A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 119 km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico (74 miles). 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 31.77 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000asjm. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000asjm. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/09/17 / 2017-09-21 17:23:02 / September 21, 2017 @ 5:23 pm. The temblor was reported at 11:23:02 / 11:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 31.77 km, -94.1412° West, 14.9651° North.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 119 km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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