A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 138 km SW of Mapastepec, Mexico (86 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009c1c. Unique identifier: us70009c1c. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 22:58:03 / May 7, 2020 @ 10:58 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -93.7367 West, latitude 14.4812 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:58:03 / 4:58 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 138 km SW of Mapastepec, Mexico.
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