A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Pedernales in Mexico. Id of earthquake: us1000bjbb. Event ids that are associated: us1000bjbb. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -101.3545° West, 18.9376° North, depth 74.88 km. The temblor was reported at 07:43:18 / 7:43 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74.88 km (47 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 30/11/17 / 2017-11-30 13:43:18 / November 30, 2017 @ 1:43 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Morelia (c. 592 800 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Uruapan (c. 237 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Pátzcuaro (c. 49 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Nueva Italia de Ruiz (c. 31 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Huetamo de Núñez (c. 21 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Tacámbaro de Codallos (c. 21 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Uruapan, Antúnez, Antúnez (Morelos). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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