A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from El Coyul in Mexico on Saturday. 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: 04/07/20 / 2020-07-04 01:29:27 / July 4, 2020 @ 1:29 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 57.07 km (35 miles). Event id: us7000ahp9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ahp9. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -95.9556 West, latitude 15.8289 North, depth = 57.07 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:29:27 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (c. 37 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz (c. 17 600 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Crucecita (c. 15 100 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from San Pedro Pochutla (c. 13 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Jalapa (c. 8 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santo Domingo Tehuantepec, Jalapa, Salina Cruz (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km WSW of El Coyul, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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