A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Santa Maria Huazolotitlan in Mexico on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -97.9923° West, 15.8291° North, depth 35 km. Global time and date of event 01/06/18 / 2018-06-01 13:48:46 / June 1, 2018 @ 1:48 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 06:48:46 / 6:48 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000egkq. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000egkq.
Event epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (c. 5 700 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Pinotepa de Don Luis (c. 5 500 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Santa Catarina Juquila (c. 5 300 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santa Catarina Juquila, Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria, San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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