A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km SSE of Salina Cruz, Mexico (71 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.82 km (22 miles). Event id: us2000arri. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000arri. The temblor was picked up at 01:20:33 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 07:20:33 / September 8, 2017 @ 7:20 am. Exact location of earthquake, -94.9812° West, 15.1422° North, depth 34.82 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 115 km SSE of Salina Cruz, Mexico.
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