A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Ejido Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (El Indiviso) in Mexico. The epicenter was at a depth of 1 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ew1597676947, at00qf7rf6, ci39347639. Unique identifier: at00qf7rf6. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 15:09:06 / August 17, 2020 @ 3:09 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:09:06 / 3:09 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Ejido Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (El Indiviso) in Mexico (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -115.525° West, 31.621° North, depth 1 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Benito García (El Zorrillo), San Felipe, Delta (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (c. 8 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Estación Coahuila (c. 7 600 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Delta (c. 5 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete) (c. 5 600 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 68 km SW of Ejido Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (El Indiviso), Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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