A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Paredon in Mexico. Exact location of earthquake, -93.9172° West, 15.7174° North, depth 95.85 km. Id of earthquake: us1000f2gp. Event ids that are associated: us1000f2gp. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 95.85 km (60 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/06/18 / 2018-06-26 18:02:20 / June 26, 2018 @ 6:02 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:02:20 / 12:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Pijijiapan (c. 15 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Villa Corzo (c. 9 100 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from San Pedro Buenavista (c. 8 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Las Amilpas, Santo Domingo Zanatepec, San Pedro Buenavista (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 four hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 35 km S of Paredon, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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