A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Paredon in Mexico. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:34:05 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000aj9e. Event ids that are associated: us2000aj9e. 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 37.36 km (23 miles). Exact location of event, depth 37.36 km, -93.8669° West, 15.7031° North. Global time and date of event 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 09:34:05 / September 10, 2017 @ 9:34 am UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 44 km (28 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Pijijiapan (c. 15 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Villa Corzo (c. 9 100 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from San Pedro Buenavista (c. 8 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Pedro Buenavista, Villa Corzo, San Pedro Tapanatepec (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and four, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 36 km S of Paredon, Mexico.
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