A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 101 km SW of Paredon, Mexico (63 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.51 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:12:49 / 1:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -94.3958° West, 15.2768° North, depth 10.51 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 07:12:49 / September 23, 2017 @ 7:12 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000ath6. Event ids that are associated: us2000ath6.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
Did you feel it?
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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km SW of Paredon, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.