A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 105 km SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico (65 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000c8s9. Event ids that are associated: us6000c8s9. The temblor was detected at 04:17:33 / 4:17 am (local time epicenter). 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). Exact location of event, longitude -93.7668 West, latitude 14.6979 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/10/20 / 2020-10-12 04:17:33 / October 12, 2020 @ 4:17 am.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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