A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported 281 km ENE of Socorro Island, Mexico (175 miles) on Monday. The 5.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:37:59 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -108.3696° West, 19.3519° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000hwxu. Event ids that are associated: us1000hwxu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 27/11/18 / 2018-11-27 05:37:59 / November 27, 2018 @ 5:37 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 281 km ENE of Socorro Island, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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