A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 102 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (63 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -94.2108 West, latitude 15.1654 North, depth = 43.33 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 43.33 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000arrn. Event ids that are associated: us2000arrn. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:25:56 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 07:25:56 / September 8, 2017 @ 7:25 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 102 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico.
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