A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 60 kilometers (37 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000aq4j. Unique identifier: us1000aq4j. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.55 km (34 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:01:09 / 5:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -94.4999 West, latitude 15.7067 North, depth = 54.55 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/10/17 / 2017-10-11 11:01:09 / October 11, 2017 @ 11:01 am UTC/GMT.
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Unión Hidalgo, Salina Cruz, Tonalá. Epicenter of the earthquake was 92 km (57 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 60 km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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