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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 13km WSW of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico on Thursday, 8 May 2014

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - 15km N of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico on Thursday, 8 May 2014

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - 15km N of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico on Thursday, 8 May 2014
Date & time: Thu, 8 May 17:00:17 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, May 08, 2014 12:00:17
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.3847°N / 100.6563°W
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (239 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 8 May
Thu, 8 May 17:00 UTCM 6.4 / 37 kmGuerrero, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Thu, 8 May 17:00 UTCM 6.4 / 30 kmGUERRERO, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 May 17:00 UTCM 6.4 / 17 km28 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 May 17:00 UTCM 6.4 / 24 kmN Of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Mexico City / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Tlaltizapan, Morelos / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Bed moved across the floor. Water sloshing out of cisterns. Trees swaying, roosters sounding alarm.
mexico city / MMI II (Very weak shaking): 29 Floor in the Hyatt Regancy
Coyoacan, Colonia Ruiz Cortines (267.8 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Not noisy like the one of April 2014 but felt like "faster". Windows and Door where moving rapidly compared to the previous one however lasted few second less and provoked less noise
Mexico Cit / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Zihuatanejo, GRO / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed was shaking enough on 4th floor to knock granddaughter off balance
Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico (424.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Apparently we were at the bank when it happened, central Ajijic... didn't feel anything.
Mexico City (280.8 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
san antonio tlayacapan, jalisco, mexico / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt light shaking/rocking...hanging plants sway...swimming pool sloshed all 3 cats ran into the house
Orizaba (415.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Cuernavaca (233.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Jocotepec, Jalisco / MMI III (Weak shaking): Very mild "rocking" motion, hanging plant moving back and forth.
Mexico City (276 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Malinalco, Mexico / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tlahuac, Mexico City / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Mexico City (274.2 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It lasted too much (at least, It seemed very long). You felt like a drunk guy moving from one side to other. I was on floor 15th.
Mexico City / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit Mexico (611.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was on the 6th floor of my hotel and could feel the shake for 20 - 30 seconds and the chandeliers were swaying.
Puebla (317.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Martín Texmelucan Puebla México (317.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cuernavaca, Mexico (289.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Polanco, DF (275.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Toluca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Puebla / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Tlalpan, DF (278 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mexico City / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
mexico city / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Centro hisorico. Everyone in The streets
Xalapa / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
mexico city / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Guadalajara, Jalisco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
mexico city, mx (221.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Polanco (278.8 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
puerto escondido / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Actopan, Hidalgo / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mexico City (Mexico) (289 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Suddenly everything started to shake strongly and the doors moved from one side to another side / De repente todo empezó a sacudirse fuertemente y las puertas se movían de un lado a otro (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (289 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento ondulatorio prolongado. Duró más de 4 minutos. Algunos de mis familiares permanecieron mareados por horas después del sismo. (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (289 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fue mu largo y fuerte, todos estábamos muy asustados, mi papa y yo estábamos petrificados, temblaba mis y yo estaba a punto de estallar en llanto de tanto temor (via EMSC)
Ciudad Nicolás Romero (Mexico) (296 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The local roosters started crying - they were very afraid. (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (289 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se movio la tierra (via EMSC)
Ixtaczoquitlán (Mexico) (425 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte el sismo; no tanto como el de viernes santo pero si como para compararlo con el de junio en puebla del año pasado. (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (289 km NE from epicenter)(no details): All buildings evacuated (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 8 May 17:16 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (250 km)27 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 17:26 UTCM 4.9 / 8 km - [info] (264 km)40 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 17:47 UTCM 4.6 / 20 km - [info] (259 km)39 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 17:54 UTCM 3.3 / 10 km - [info] (249 km)23 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 17:56 UTCM 3.1 / 5 km - [info] (247 km)27 km al OESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 18:15 UTCM 3.3 / 16 km - [info] (257 km)35 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 18:32 UTCM 3.1 / 15 km - [info] (262 km)34 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 19:04 UTCM 3.4 / 13 km - [info] (260 km)31 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Thu, 8 May 22:07 UTCM 3.3 / 5 km - [info] (258 km)29 km al SUR de PETATLAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Fri, 9 May (15 earthquakes)
Fri, 9 May 00:09 UTCM 3.1 / 10 km - [info] (245 km)17 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 00:54 UTCM 3.3 / 16 km - [info] (272 km)46 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 02:45 UTCM 3.5 / 16 km - [info] (275 km)48 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 03:48 UTCM 3.2 / 15 km - [info] (274 km)56 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 04:14 UTCM 3.3 / 9 km - [info] (262 km)35 km al SUROESTE de COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 04:45 UTCM 3.1 / 16 km - [info] (266 km)39 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 05:03 UTCM 3.4 / 38 km - [info] (230 km)8 km al NORTE de COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 05:21 UTCM 3.1 / 31 km - [info] (206 km)40 km al NOROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 08:21 UTCM 3.1 / 15 km - [info] (265 km)37 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 08:42 UTCM 3.6 / 12 km - [info] (245 km)24 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 10:26 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info] (268 km)42 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 10:44 UTCM 3.6 / 15 km - [info] (236 km)14 km al OESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 11:26 UTCM 3.3 / 20 km - [info] (280 km)54 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 12:44 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] (279 km)60 km al SUROESTE de ZIHUATANEJO, GRO[Map]SSN
Fri, 9 May 16:58 UTCM 4.2 / 5 km - [info] (243 km)17 km al SURESTE de ZIHUATANEJO, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May (23 earthquakes)
Sat, 10 May 00:46 UTCM 4.3 / 65 km - [info] (286 km)61 km al SUROESTE de ZIHUATANEJO, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 07:36 UTCM 6.0 / 23 km - [info] (231 km)7km W of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico
[Map]
USGS
Ixatapa / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke us up from sleep. Strong rolling sensation. Lasted a few seconds more.
Puerto Vallarta / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was on the 10th floor at the Now Amber Resort in Puerto Vallarta. I was woken by the noise of the hangers in the closet banging against one another. Also other loud noises. I then realized the hotel was swaying. It was more of a sway than a shake.
Puebla (Mexico) (331 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estaba semi-despierta cuando empezó a moverse suavemente la cama, pero no durò mucho tiempo. Los perros no reaccionaron esta vez, supongo estaban dormidos. (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (292 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I do not wake up easily at that time, but It felt so strong that It did. (via EMSC)
Cuernavaca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ixtapa, GRO, Mexico / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke us up....shook side to side, bed was rocking
Mexico City / MMI IV (Light shaking): Wasn't shaking hard, but enough to wake us up and have us standing by the door to exit if necessary.
polanco, Mexico city / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): I woke up from the shaking, it was side to side.
Puebla (Mexico) (331 km NE from epicenter)(no details): En este caso al ser de madrugada no hubo reacción de los perros de mi casa ni del vecindario. (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (294 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Alarms went on and stayed on for quite a while (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 10 May 07:47 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info] (275 km)49 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 08:44 UTCM 3.8 / 16 km - [info] (266 km)41 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 08:47 UTCM 3.7 / 16 km - [info] (269 km)43 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 08:50 UTCM 4.1 / 27 km - [info] (270 km)47 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 10:01 UTCM 4.1 / 5 km - [info] (259 km)43 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 11:23 UTCM 4.1 / 12 km - [info] (285 km)59 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 11:40 UTCM 3.9 / 16 km - [info] (281 km)53 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 12:44 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] (266 km)41 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 12:58 UTCM 4.1 / 27 km - [info] (277 km)52 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 13:55 UTCM 4.6 / 15 km - [info] (269 km)43 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO
[Map]
SSN
Sat, 10 May 14:01 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info] (272 km)45 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 14:09 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info] (282 km)54 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 14:19 UTCM 3.9 / 16 km - [info] (282 km)55 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 14:46 UTCM 3.7 / 12 km - [info] (267 km)44 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 15:32 UTCM 3.8 / 16 km - [info] (271 km)46 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 17:26 UTCM 4.7 / 7.8 km - [info] (223 km)12km E of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 10 May 17:45 UTCM 3.8 / 16 km - [info] (273 km)48 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 18:32 UTCM 3.8 / 5 km - [info] (274 km)44 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 19:26 UTCM 3.8 / 32 km - [info] (271 km)43 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 20:27 UTCM 3.9 / 41 km - [info] (279 km)57 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sat, 10 May 22:12 UTCM 4.0 / 27 km - [info] (260 km)39 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sun, 11 May
Sun, 11 May 01:17 UTCM 3.8 / 14 km - [info] (284 km)57 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GRO[Map]SSN
Sun, 11 May 02:40 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (282 km)57 km al SURESTE de SAN MARCOS, GRO[Map]SSN
Sun, 11 May 04:30 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] (270 km)47 km al SUR de ATOYAC DE ALVAREZ, GRO[Map]SSN

 

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