A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 83 kilometers (52 miles) from San Francisco del Mar Viejo in Mexico on Saturday. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:30:22 / 7:30 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000abg9. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000abg9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.71 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -94.5481° West, 15.4824° North, depth 34.71 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/06/20 / 2020-06-13 19:30:22 / June 13, 2020 @ 7:30 pm.
The epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from San Mateo del Mar (c. 5 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Mateo del Mar (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourty-nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 83 km S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo, Mexico.
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