A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Pinotepa de Don Luis in Mexico on Saturday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:22:05 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.28 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006yeh. Id of event: us70006yeh. Global time and date of event 11/01/20 / 2020-01-11 14:22:05 / January 11, 2020 @ 2:22 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 26.28 km, -97.9419° West, 16.5728° North.
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Marquelia, San Luis Acatlán, Santiago Juxtlahuaca. The epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (c. 25 700 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Ometepec (c. 17 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (c. 17 500 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (c. 14 600 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Santiago Jamiltepec (c. 9 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Putla Villa de Guerrero (c. 9 500 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (c. 9 400 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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