A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Jesus Carranza in Mexico on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 107.66 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 06:01:33 / 6:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -94.9 West, latitude 17.5755 North, depth = 107.66 km. Global time and date of event 25/03/19 / 2019-03-25 12:01:33 / March 25, 2019 @ 12:01 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jl8k. Unique identifier: us1000jl8k.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Allende, Pajapan, Matías Romero (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Coatzacoalcos (c. 230 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Minatitlan (c. 150 900 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Acayucan (c. 47 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Villa Nanchital (c. 26 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Allende (c. 21 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Matías Romero (c. 21 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 21 km NE of Jesus Carranza, Mexico.
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