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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - VERACRUZ, MEXICO on Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - VERACRUZ, MEXICO on Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Date & time: Wed, 12 Apr 18:59:46 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 124.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.46°N / 95.12°W
Nearest volcano: San Martín (124 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 12 Apr
Wed, 12 Apr 20:16 UTCM 4.0 / 148 km - [info] (99 km)CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 14 Apr
Fri, 14 Apr 07:38 UTCM 4.7 / 151 km - [info] (105 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 20 Apr
Thu, 20 Apr 05:06 UTCM 4.3 / 132 km - [info] (150 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 5 May
Fri, 5 May 21:27 UTCM 4.1 / 115 km - [info] (153 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 7 May
Sun, 7 May 19:50 UTCM 4.0 / 97 km - [info] (202 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 8 May
Mon, 8 May 23:02 UTCM 4.0 / 97 km - [info] (195 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 May
Sat, 13 May 13:27 UTCM 4.0 / 128 km - [info] (126 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 17 May
Wed, 17 May 08:30 UTCM 4.2 / 130 km - [info] (112 km)CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 20 May
Sat, 20 May 17:58 UTCM 5.5 / 158 km - [info] (72 km)Chiapas, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán (Mexico) (298 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte sacudida (via EMSC)
Tehuacán (394.6 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Movimiento moderado, estaba en un 3er piso en Tehuacan
Tuxtla Gutierrez Chiapas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
pedro Oaxaca de juarez (305.2 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking): por Atzompa municipio conurbado se situó fuerte (via app)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (456 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve en Ciudad de Guatemala (via EMSC)
Huatulco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Cristobal / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Maybe 10 seconds long.
Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez veracruz / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
san cristobal de las casas chiapas (144.7 km ESE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): lamps and hanging things were swinging
Villahermosa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Wed, 24 May
Wed, 24 May 01:14 UTCM 3.7 / 145 km - [info] (107 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 25 May
Thu, 25 May 00:07 UTCM 5.0 / 150 km - [info] (76 km)Chiapas, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
Oxaaca (209.3 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): El santo de rachon mi todas por chicos tam bien, contas el mason
Tehuacán (390.3 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Estaba en tercer piso, Tehuacán
Tehuacán (390.3 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Se sintio en el tercer piso, Tehuacán
Coatzacoalcos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Thu, 25 May 14:58 UTCM 4.5 / 102 km - [info] (113 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 26 May
Fri, 26 May 01:22 UTCM 4.1 / 142 km - [info] (104 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 13 Jul
Thu, 13 Jul 08:33 UTCM 4.0 / 134 km - [info] (153 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 16 Jul
Sun, 16 Jul 04:03 UTCM 4.1 / 140 km - [info] (104 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 18 Jul
Tue, 18 Jul 03:18 UTCM 4.1 / 108 km - [info] (176 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 19 Jul
Wed, 19 Jul 17:36 UTCM 4.0 / 117 km - [info] (141 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 19 Jul 20:31 UTCM 4.2 / 124 km - [info] (152 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 23 Jul
Sun, 23 Jul 23:19 UTCM 4.0 / 120 km - [info] (164 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 24 Jul
Mon, 24 Jul 00:26 UTCM 4.1 / 123 km - [info] (159 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 24 Jul 06:53 UTCM 4.0 / 149 km - [info] (100 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 3 Aug
Thu, 3 Aug 04:13 UTCM 4.2 / 147 km - [info] (110 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 7 Aug
Mon, 7 Aug 04:58 UTCM 4.3 / 130 km - [info] (131 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 13 Aug
Sun, 13 Aug 01:44 UTCM 4.2 / 29 km - [info] (176 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 21 Aug
Mon, 21 Aug 06:51 UTCM 4.1 / 117 km - [info] (112 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Aug
Sat, 26 Aug 10:42 UTCM 4.1 / 105 km - [info] (185 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Aug 23:56 UTCM 4.5 / 95 km - [info] (164 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 5 Sep
Tue, 5 Sep 00:23 UTCM 4.3 / 135 km - [info] (139 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 8 Sep
Fri, 8 Sep 08:43 UTCM 4.4 / 109 km - [info] (131 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 8 Sep 18:57 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (169 km)Oaxaca, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
Mitla, Oaxaca, Mexico (188.7 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Extremely light, bed swayed.
Tlalnepantla (Mexico) (570 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (513 km E from epicenter)(no details): Fue raro se sentía en forma circular, se escuchaba agua bajo la casa se oía como un tío revuelto lo que más nos preocupó fue la duración gracias a Dios en mi área no hubieron daños saludos desde Guatemala ciudad de Guatemala. (via EMSC)
Sat, 9 Sep
Sat, 9 Sep 00:01 UTCM 4.9 / 101 km - [info] (169 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 10 Sep
Sun, 10 Sep 01:11 UTCM 4.1 / 79 km - [info] (170 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 19 Sep
Tue, 19 Sep 09:29 UTCM 4.2 / 66 km - [info] (226 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 20 Sep
Wed, 20 Sep 03:52 UTCM 4.0 / 89 km - [info] (151 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 23 Sep (8 earthquakes)
Sat, 23 Sep 12:53 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info] (198 km)Oaxaca, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
19.4087713,-99.0846998 / MMI III (Weak shaking): Mexico City Eartquake alarm webt iff
Los Tambos, Belize / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(518.5 km SW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Sonaron las alarmas, se sintió leve, nada que ver con el del martes. (via app)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico) (423 km NW from epicenter)(no details): https://chat.whatsapp.com/EPlJQt5FKFH9ROLayslDhe aquí está el grupo de WhatsApp (via EMSC)
Galaxia Cuautitlán (Mexico) (552 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Todo se movía y se movía y con tranquilidad nos fuimos a la salida (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (523 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Alerta (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 23 Sep 13:24 UTCM 4.8 / 83 km - [info] (169 km)Oaxaca, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
Puebla (445.8 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico) (422 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Yo lo sentí, aunque no fue muy fuerte no paraba (via EMSC)
Heroica Veracruz (Mexico) (290 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No fue tan fuerte (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (519 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No lo sentí (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 23 Sep 14:18 UTCM 4.8 / 57 km - [info] (226 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(422.8 km S from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Amozoc de Mota (Mexico) (399 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió más no muy fuerte (via EMSC)
Xalapa Enríquez (Mexico) (366 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No imperceptible (via EMSC)
Sat, 23 Sep 14:31 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (162 km)Oaxaca, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
Tehuacan, Puebla (336.5 km SSE from epicenter) / not felt: No se sintió ninguno de los últimos 3 en Puebla
(374.2 km SE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Xalapa Enríquez (Mexico) (372 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No lo senti (via EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico) (330 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Perceptible (via EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (183 km E from epicenter)(no details): Lo sentí fuertesito (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 23 Sep 15:06 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (207 km)- 10km ENE of San Jeronimo Ixtepec, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sat, 23 Sep 16:16 UTCM 4.6 / 50 km - [info] (172 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Ciudad Nezahualcoyotl (492 km SW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Paraíso (Mexico) (252 km NE from epicenter)(no details): solo notamos que las cosas se movian (via EMSC)
Sat, 23 Sep 16:24 UTCM 4.8 / 62 km - [info] (205 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Cholula, Puebla (459.1 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(201.4 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Huixtla (Mexico) (305 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Muy suave, casi imperceptible. (via EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico) (216 km W from epicenter)(no details): Totalmente perceptible (via EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (188 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió como un jalón y posteriormente movimientos leves (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 23 Sep 23:06 UTCM 4.5 / 9 km - [info] (225 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 24 Sep
Sun, 24 Sep 12:33 UTCM 4.5 / 55 km - [info] (185 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 25 Sep
Mon, 25 Sep 04:19 UTCM 4.1 / 123 km - [info] (204 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Puebla / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mon, 25 Sep 19:20 UTCM 4.3 / 96 km - [info] (212 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Sep
Tue, 26 Sep 08:31 UTCM 4.2 / 12 km - [info] (221 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Sep 18:53 UTCM 4.3 / 104.3 km - [info] (172 km)- 4km NNW of Niltepec, Mexico[Map]USGS
Wed, 27 Sep
Wed, 27 Sep 06:14 UTCM 4.0 / 83 km - [info] (222 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 28 Sep
Thu, 28 Sep 05:08 UTCM 4.5 / 53 km - [info] (230 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Pachuca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
salina cruz (36.2 km SSE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Oaxaca, Oaxaca / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Boca del Monte (Mexico) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sentí que se movió mi recámara (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 28 Sep 07:27 UTCM 4.4 / 25 km - [info] (234 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC

 

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