A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Santa Maria Huazolotitlan in Mexico on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/11/19 / 2019-11-06 02:12:42 / November 6, 2019 @ 2:12 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.19 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us700063td. Event ids that are associated: us700063td. Exact location of event, depth 28.19 km, -97.9346° West, 16.2973° North. The temblor was picked up at 20:12:42 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Putla Villa de Guerrero, Santa Catarina Juquila, Ometepec. Epicenter of the event was 14 km (8 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 12 km (7 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Putla Villa de Guerrero (c. 9 500 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (c. 5 700 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Pinotepa de Don Luis (c. 5 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 1 km N of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan, Mexico.
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