A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km SW of Mapastepec, Mexico (76 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/19 / 2019-03-06 09:17:20 / March 6, 2019 @ 9:17 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.68 km (21 miles). Exact location of event, depth 33.68 km, -93.662° West, 14.6063° North. The temblor was picked up at 03:17:20 / 3:17 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000jb6h. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jb6h.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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