A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Cintalapa de Figueroa in Mexico. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/18 / 2018-10-01 21:43:03 / October 1, 2018 @ 9:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 122.21 km (76 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:43:03 / 3:43 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000h5c4. Unique identifier: us1000h5c4. Exact location, longitude -93.9565° West, latitude 16.7622° North, depth = 122.21 km.
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Tuxtla Gutiérrez (c. 481 100 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Cintalapa de Figueroa (c. 33 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Chiapa de Corzo (c. 32 200 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (c. 31 600 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Berriozábal (c. 21 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chiapa de Corzo, Unión Hidalgo, Villa Corzo (min 5000 pop).
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 twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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