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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 101km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico on Thursday, 26 September 2013

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - 106km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico on Thursday, 26 September 2013

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - 106km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico on Thursday, 26 September 2013
26 Sep 07:01 UTC: First to report: USGS after 15 minutes.
Date & time: Thursday, 26 September 2013 06:46 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, September 26, 2013 00:46:03
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 9.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.4181°N / 93.3563°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (150 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
106 km (66 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (pop: 9,700)
109 km (68 mi) SW of Mazatán (pop: 5,900)
120 km (74 mi) SW of Acapetahua (pop: 6,100)
130 km (81 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
163 km (102 mi) W of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
829 km (515 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 26 Sep 06:46 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoGFZ
Thu, 26 Sep 06:46 UTCM 5.7 / 10 kmOFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICOEMSC
Thu, 26 Sep 06:46 UTCM 5.7 / 9.8 km106km WSW of Puerto Madero, MexicoUSGS
Thu, 26 Sep 06:46 UTCM 5.7 / 20 km189 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHISSSN

shake map
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User reports for this quake

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Aftershocks of the 5.7 quake: 106km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico, 26 Sep 2013 06h46

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List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (15 quakes):
  • 15 Nov 2013 20:52 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (18 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 27 Oct 2013 13:44 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    39.8 km (24.7 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Oct 2013 01:11 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 15 Oct 2013 07:28 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 11 Oct 2013 16:31 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 10 Oct 2013 07:34 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (18 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 05 Oct 2013 16:17 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 03 Oct 2013 08:57 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    71 km (44.1 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 30 Sep 2013 22:57 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Sep 2013 17:40 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 27 Sep 2013 20:28 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    79 km (49.1 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 27 Sep 2013 05:40 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Sep 2013 05:31 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 27 Sep 2013 01:24 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    40.7 km (25.3 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Sep 2013 07:57 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    39.1 km (24.3 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Map of aftershocks

Significant earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - 106km WSW of Puerto Madero, Mexico on Thursday, 26 September 2013
 

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