A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 87 km SW of El Arenal, Mexico (54 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 49.02 km (30 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:28:08 / 12:28 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 26/12/20 / 2020-12-26 12:28:08 / December 26, 2020 @ 12:28 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000d36x. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d36x. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -93.3185 West, latitude 14.6658 North, depth = 49.02 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 sixty-six 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 87 km SW of El Arenal, Mexico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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