A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 167 km SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico (104 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -94.0542° West, 14.2047° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 05:56:47 / February 8, 2021 @ 5:56 am UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:56:47 / 5:56 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000dfi3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfi3. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 167 km SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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