A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 67 kilometers (42 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 41.63 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/09/17 / 2017-09-26 16:07:46 / September 26, 2017 @ 4:07 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:07:46 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000b028. Unique identifier: us2000b028. Exact location of earthquake, -94.4786° West, 15.6501° North, depth 41.63 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tonalá, Arriaga, El Espinal (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 91 km (57 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 600 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from San Pedro Tapanatepec (c. 7 200 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days ninety-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 67 km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico.
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