A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 53 kilometers (33 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.49 km (21 miles). Global time and date of event 11/10/17 / 2017-10-11 11:06:59 / October 11, 2017 @ 11:06 am UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:06:59 / 5:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -94.5731° West, 15.7525° North, depth 34.49 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000aq4m. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000aq4m.
Event epicenter was 83 km (51 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Juchitán de Zaragoza (c. 67 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Juchitán de Zaragoza, Arriaga, El Espinal (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 53 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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