A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 146 km SSW of Paredon, Mexico (91 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.05 km (26 miles). Event id: us2000arui. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000arui. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:07:06 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -94.5056° West, 14.8595° North, depth 41.05 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 08:07:06 / September 8, 2017 @ 8:07 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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