A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 103 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico (64 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.61 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:18:36 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -94.5617° West, latitude 15.3006° North, depth = 40.61 km. Id of earthquake: us2000arum. Event ids that are associated: us2000arum. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 05:18:36 / September 9, 2017 @ 5:18 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fourteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 103 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico.
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