A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Santa Maria Huazolotitlan in Mexico. Event id: us70005ttg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005ttg. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/10/19 / 2019-10-13 04:52:57 / October 13, 2019 @ 4:52 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.65 km (22 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:52:57 / 10:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.918 West, latitude 16.2726 North, depth = 34.65 km. 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 Putla Villa de Guerrero, Ometepec, Santa Catarina Juquila (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 16 km (10 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Putla Villa de Guerrero (c. 9 500 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (c. 5 700 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Pinotepa de Don Luis (c. 5 500 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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