A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 104 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico (65 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:05:13 / 12:05 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 06:05:13 / September 8, 2017 @ 6:05 am. Exact location of event, longitude -94.7031 West, latitude 15.287 North, depth = 48.51 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000arr4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000arr4. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.51 km (30 miles).
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 two hundred and eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and ten, in the past 30 days two hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 104 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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