A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from San Juan Cacahuatepec in Mexico on Thursday. Event id: us2000fxar. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000fxar. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/07/18 / 2018-07-05 09:47:40 / July 5, 2018 @ 9:47 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -98.2486° West, 16.51° North. The temblor was reported at 03:47:40 / 3:47 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Malinaltepec, Copala, Putla Villa de Guerrero. Event epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Malinaltepec (c. 26 600 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Putla Villa de Guerrero (c. 9 500 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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