A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 219 km SW of La Cruz de Loreto, Mexico (136 miles). Unique identifier: us6000d4de. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d4de. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/12/20 / 2020-12-30 18:24:48 / December 30, 2020 @ 6:24 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:24:48 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -107.0749° West, 18.7599° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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