A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Mapastepec in Mexico on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000g032. Id of event: us2000g032. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/07/18 / 2018-07-09 04:15:20 / July 9, 2018 @ 4:15 am. Exact location of event, longitude -93.1594 West, latitude 15.1774 North, depth = 78.07 km. The temblor was reported at 22:15:20 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 78.07 km (49 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Vida Mejor I, Puerto Madero, Angel Albino Corzo. Event epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Huixtla (c. 29 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Mapastepec (c. 16 100 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Pijijiapan (c. 15 100 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Puerto Madero (c. 9 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Escuintla (c. 9 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Angel Albino Corzo (c. 8 900 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Nueva Palestina (c. 8 100 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 39 km SW of Mapastepec, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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