A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Veinte de Noviembre in Mexico. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:04:15 / 5:04 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/18 / 2018-02-10 11:04:15 / February 10, 2018 @ 11:04 am. Id of earthquake: us2000d07k. Event ids that are associated: us2000d07k. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -92.2372° West, latitude 15.1451° North, depth = 112.73 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 112.73 km (70 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Guatemala (c. 13 550 000 pop), Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Soloma, San Pablo Jocopilas, Samayac (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 27 km (17 miles) from Tapachula (c. 198 000 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Quetzaltenango (c. 132 200 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Huehuetenango (c. 79 400 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Totonicapán (c. 69 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from San Francisco El Alto (c. 54 500 pop), 64 km (39 miles) from Coatepeque (c. 45 700 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Mazatenango (c. 44 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km N of Veinte de Noviembre, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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