A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Tecoanapa in Mexico. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.9111 West, latitude 16.4117 North, depth = 21.36 km. Global time and date of event 26/11/19 / 2019-11-26 15:58:25 / November 26, 2019 @ 3:58 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us60006pi0. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006pi0. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.36 km (13 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 09:58:25 / 9:58 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from San Marcos (c. 12 300 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Ayutla de los Libres (c. 9 900 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Cruz Grande (c. 9 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, San Marcos, Ayutla de los Libres. Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nineteen 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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