A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from San Miguel Figueroa in Mexico. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 02:33:21 / June 24, 2020 @ 2:33 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -96.4039° West, 15.7461° North. The temblor was picked up at 02:33:21 / 2:33 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000ahkh. Event ids that are associated: us6000ahkh.
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santa Catarina Juquila, Ejutla de Crespo, Puerto Escondido. Event epicenter was 73 km (46 miles) from Puerto Escondido (c. 19 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz (c. 17 600 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Crucecita (c. 15 100 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from San Pedro Pochutla (c. 13 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Brisas de Zicatela (c. 9 800 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Ejutla de Crespo (c. 8 100 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Santa María Xadani (c. 5 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 4 km S of San Miguel Figueroa, Mexico.
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