A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 206 km NE of Socorro Island, Mexico (128 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:43:06 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -109.3786 West, latitude 19.8526 North, depth = 10 km. 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). Id of earthquake: us70007iz7. Event ids that are associated: us70007iz7. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/02/20 / 2020-02-05 10:43:06 / February 5, 2020 @ 10:43 am.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 206 km NE of Socorro Island, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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