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Light earthquake, 4.3 mag strikes near Mundo Nuevo in Mexico

Earthquake location 19.3406S, -95.2528WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 75 kilometers (47 miles) from Mundo Nuevo in Mexico on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 04:02:31 / 4:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/12/19 / 2019-12-01 10:02:31 / December 1, 2019 @ 10:02 am. Exact location, longitude -95.2528° West, latitude 19.3406° North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006ez9. Id of event: us70006ez9.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 83 km (51 miles) from Heroica Alvarado (c. 21 500 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Lerdo de Tejada (c. 18 900 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Boca del Río (c. 11 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Angel R. Cabadas (c. 11 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Tlacotalpan (c. 8 700 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Antón Lizardo (c. 6 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Boca del Río, Tlacotalpan, Angel R. Cabadas (min 5000 pop).

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 one 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 75 km NNE of Mundo Nuevo, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -95.2528° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.3406° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 75km NNE of Mundo Nuevo, Mexico Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-12-01 10:02:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-01 10:26:01 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 284 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 3.608 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.99 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 97 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70006ez9 Id of event.
Event Code 70006ez9 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70006ez9, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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