A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 168 km SW of Mazatlán, Mexico (104 miles) on Tuesday. 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 -107.6969 West, latitude 22.2935 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:32:54 / 4:32 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000ccx5. Event ids that are associated: us7000ccx5. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 16:32:54 / November 10, 2020 @ 4:32 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 168 km SW of Mazatlán, Mexico.
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