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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 7km W of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico on Saturday, 10 May 2014

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 7km W of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico on Saturday, 10 May 2014

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.2 quake: 37km N of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico on Fri, 18 Apr 14h27, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - 7km W of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico on Saturday, 10 May 2014
Date & time: Saturday, 10 May 2014 07:36 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, May 10, 2014 02:36:01
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.2304°N / 100.788°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (231 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 10 May 2014
Sat, 10 May 07:36 UTCM 6.1 / 25 kmGuerrero, MexicoGFZ
Sat, 10 May 07:36 UTCM 6.1 / 20 kmGUERRERO, MEXICOEMSC
Sat, 10 May 07:36 UTCM 6.0 / 23 kmW of Tecpan de Galeana, MexicoGeoAu
Sat, 10 May 07:36 UTCM 6.1 / 12 km38 km al SUROESTE de TECPAN, GROSSN

"I felt it" reports:
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.
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.
mexico city / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Interlomas (289.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke me up from my sleep, Everything was cracking and shaking
Mexico df, cauajtemoc, londress 224 (796 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
México City / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Mexico City (DF) Coyoacan (291.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shaking door, bed, lights and blinds, V
polanco, df. / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was at the office at that time and suddenly I felt dizzy, I heard some cracking around the walls, and outside the poles were shaking quite a bit, here in this part of Polanco,DF, everything seems to be fine.
Mexico City (300.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
México City / MMI IX (Violent shaking): So strong it even woke me up!
mexico city (297.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
zamora (346 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
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)
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)
Toluca (Mexico) (251 km NE from epicenter)(no details): 6.1 mi cuate dice que no fue terremoto. es un contador.Se sintio para mi fuerte (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (292 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was a side to side rocking. (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (292 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I am in a hotel in sante fe. Heard the creaking go on for a while and the hangers were rattling a little. Felt it move for about 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico) (289 km NE from epicenter)(no details): it seemed to last a long time, (via EMSC)

 

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