A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 108 km SSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico (67 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 15:30:18 / January 12, 2021 @ 3:30 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.58 km (25 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -93.6276° West, 14.5784° North, depth 40.58 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:30:18 / 3:30 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000d7rp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d7rp.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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