A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 67 kilometers (42 miles) from Paredon in Mexico. Exact location, longitude -94.2794° West, latitude 15.5765° North, depth = 57.44 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.44 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 13:27:07 / September 8, 2017 @ 1:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:27:07 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ai2h. Unique identifier: us2000ai2h.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Espinal, San Francisco Ixhuatan, San Pedro Tapanatepec (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Paredón (c. 6 100 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 67 km SW of Paredon, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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