A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional in Mexico. The temblor was detected at 07:52:51 / 7:52 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000egkw. Id of event: us1000egkw. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/06/18 / 2018-06-01 13:52:51 / June 1, 2018 @ 1:52 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -98.0615° West, 16.384° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Luis Acatlán, Santa Catarina Juquila, Marquelia (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 5 km (3 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Putla Villa de Guerrero (c. 9 500 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from San Luis Acatlán (c. 8 300 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km NNW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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