A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 94 km WNW of La Libertad, Mexico (58 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:04:18 / 9:04 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000cm5c. Event ids that are associated: us2000cm5c. Global time and date of event 21/01/18 / 2018-01-21 17:04:18 / January 21, 2018 @ 5:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -113.5871 West, latitude 30.2705 North, depth = 10 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 94 km WNW of La Libertad, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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