A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 62 kilometers (39 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/09/17 / 2017-09-25 04:29:14 / September 25, 2017 @ 4:29 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000au3u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000au3u. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.46 km (33 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -94.5793° West, latitude 15.6767° North, depth = 52.46 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:29:14 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 600 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santo Domingo Zanatepec, Unión Hidalgo, El Espinal (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and six and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 62 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico.
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