A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Atliaca in Mexico. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ethq. Id of event: us1000ethq. The temblor was reported at 16:20:05 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -99.3614° West, 17.6371° North, depth 56.6 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/18 / 2018-06-16 22:20:05 / June 16, 2018 @ 10:20 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 56.6 km (35 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Buenavista de Cuéllar, Huamuxtitlán, Malinaltepec (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Chilpancingo de los Bravos (c. 165 300 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Iguala de la Independencia (c. 112 100 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Tlapa de Comonfort (c. 36 900 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Malinaltepec (c. 26 600 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Chilapa de Alvarez (c. 23 700 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Zumpango del Río (c. 21 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 1 km SSE of Atliaca, Mexico.
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