A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 139 km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico (86 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:23:52 / 6:23 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -93.595° West, latitude 14.1928° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 18:23:52 / July 30, 2020 @ 6:23 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000b9qf. Event ids that are associated: us6000b9qf.
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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 139 km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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