A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Tres Picos in Mexico. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 98.48 km (61 miles). Exact location, longitude -93.6959° West, latitude 15.9057° North, depth = 98.48 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/12/18 / 2018-12-02 16:52:52 / December 2, 2018 @ 4:52 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 10:52:52 / 10:52 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000i0k0. Event ids that are associated: us1000i0k0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Francisco Ixhuatan, Santo Domingo Zanatepec, Cintalapa de Figueroa (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from Cintalapa de Figueroa (c. 33 500 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Pijijiapan (c. 15 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Jiquipilas (c. 9 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Villa Corzo (c. 9 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 17 km WNW of Tres Picos, Mexico.
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