A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 52 kilometers (32 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa in Mexico. Global time and date of event 22/04/19 / 2019-04-22 20:45:22 / April 22, 2019 @ 8:45 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70003aec. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003aec. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 7.98 km, -98.6498° West, 16.048° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.98 km (5 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:45:22 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santiago Jamiltepec, Cruz Grande, San Luis Acatlán (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 71 km (44 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Cruz Grande (c. 9 900 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from San Luis Acatlán (c. 8 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Copala (c. 6 900 pop).
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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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: 52 km SSW of Cuajinicuilapa, Mexico.
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