A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 138 km SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico (86 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.93 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -93.9511 West, latitude 14.4611 North, depth = 6.93 km. Id of earthquake: us6000c650. Event ids that are associated: us6000c650. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/09/20 / 2020-09-30 17:40:57 / September 30, 2020 @ 5:40 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 17:40:57 / 5:40 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 138 km SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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