A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 105 km SW of Tres Picos, Mexico (65 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:33:43 / 5:33 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000bjls. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bjls. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/17 / 2017-11-06 23:33:43 / November 6, 2017 @ 11:33 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 51.11 km (32 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -94.1093 West, latitude 15.0953 North, depth = 51.11 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 105 km SW of Tres Picos, Mexico.
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