A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 101 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico (63 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000cgut. Unique identifier: us1000cgut. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/01/18 / 2018-01-19 06:09:37 / January 19, 2018 @ 6:09 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 44.04 km, -94.6242° West, 15.3172° North. The temblor was picked up at 00:09:37 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.04 km (27 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days four hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 101 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico.
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