A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from San Miguel Quetzaltepec in Mexico. The temblor was detected at 04:13:08 / 4:13 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/21 / 2021-03-07 04:13:08 / March 7, 2021 @ 4:13 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dgqw. Id of event: us7000dgqw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -95.7998° West, latitude 16.9732° North, depth = 10 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 86 km (54 miles) from San Jerónimo Ixtepec (c. 23 200 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Matías Romero (c. 21 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Tlacolula de Matamoros (c. 11 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Colonia Rincón Viejo (c. 8 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Jalapa (c. 8 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from San Pablo Villa de Mitla (c. 7 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tlalixtac de Cabrera, Santa María del Tule, San Jerónimo Ixtepec.
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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km W of San Miguel Quetzaltepec, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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