A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Petatlan in Mexico. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -100.9722 West, latitude 17.7939 North, depth = 77.49 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 77.49 km (48 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/11/17 / 2017-11-19 09:32:27 / November 19, 2017 @ 9:32 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000brbq. Id of event: us2000brbq. The temblor was reported at 03:32:27 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo (c. 61 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Ciudad Altamirano (c. 24 500 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Huetamo de Núñez (c. 21 900 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Atoyac de Álvarez (c. 21 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Petatlán (c. 21 000 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Arcelia (c. 16 900 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arcelia, Huetamo de Núñez, San Jerónimo de Juárez.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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