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Light earthquake 4.5 mag, 44 km SE of Playa Vicente, Mexico

Earthquake location 17.5475S, -95.5203WA light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Playa Vicente in Mexico. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/20 / 2020-03-11 06:43:45 / March 11, 2020 @ 6:43 am. The temblor was picked up at 00:43:45 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.47 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -95.5203 West, latitude 17.5475 North, depth = 35.47 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us60008diy. Unique identifier: us60008diy.

Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cosamaloapan de Carpio, Carlos A. Carrillo, Matías Romero (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Tuxtepec (c. 92 100 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Acayucan (c. 47 000 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Cosamaloapan de Carpio (c. 28 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Matías Romero (c. 21 100 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Carlos A. Carrillo (c. 18 000 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Juan Rodríguez Clara (c. 14 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Oluta (c. 11 500 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 44 km SE of Playa Vicente, Mexico.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -95.5203° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 17.5475° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35.47 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 44km SE of Playa Vicente, Mexico Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-03-11 06:43:45 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-03-11 07:02:09 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 312 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 2.906 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.76 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 137 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 us60008diy Id of event.
Event Code 60008diy An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60008diy, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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