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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO on Monday, 20 March 2017
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
(114.1 km NE from epicenter) / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): The strongest earthquake I have ever felt, since the alarm did not rang in time I knew it have to come intense, it was difficult to run at ground level and parked cars were shaken.
Mexico / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): It was very strong. Casas y paredes tronaron muy fuerte. Fue una sacudida muy dura, más fuerte que en el terremoto de 1985.
toluca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mexico City (Mexico) (117 km NW from epicenter)(no details) (via EMSC)
Texcoco (Mexico) (110 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte y desafortunado para algunos..... (via EMSC)
Chicoloapan de Juárez (Mexico) (102 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy feo sin palabras (via EMSC)
Ijen volcano photos: Ijen volcano in East Java is famous for its turquoise acid crater lake and the large sulfur deposits that are being mined by local workers. At night, the scene is illuminated by ghostly blue flames, as sulfur ignites.
Intraplate volcanism: A third tectonic setting where volcanism occurs is believed to be the result of mantle plumes and not directly related to plate boundaries. So called hot spot volcanoes fall into this category.
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