A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 67 kilometers (42 miles) from La Esperanza (El Zapotal) in Mexico on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/11/20 / 2020-11-23 01:24:22 / November 23, 2020 @ 1:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -93.4985° West, 14.9283° North, depth 35 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000crjg. Unique identifier: us6000crjg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 01:24:22 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pijijiapan, Mapastepec (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Mapastepec (c. 16 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Pijijiapan (c. 15 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 67 km SSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico.
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