A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 104 km SSW of Pijijiapan, Mexico (65 miles). Global time and date of event 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 06:33:20 / September 8, 2017 @ 6:33 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -93.7262° West, latitude 14.8851° North, depth = 84.67 km. Event id: us2000arr7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000arr7. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 84.67 km (53 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:33:20 / 12:33 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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