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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 98km SW of Puerto Madero, Mexico on Monday, 19 June 2017
Date & time: Mon, 19 Jun 23:22:40 UTC Local time at epicenter: 2017-06-19 17:22:40 -06:00 Magnitude: 4.2 Depth: 10.0 km Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.1025°N / 93.0761°W [Map] Nearest volcano: Tacana (154 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
Antigua, Guatemala (98.2 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): So weak, most of family did not feel it. Assumed it was an aftershock of this morning's quake. Dog did not want to go outside just before this small quake and is not leaving my side. Hopefully he is not prophetic.
Puebla (653.2 km W from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
San Francisco (San Pancho), Nayarit, Mexico (1394.7 km SE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Was laying in bed, reading a book. I felt a couple "bumps" that at first seemed to be from the waves breaking on the beach. But I quickly realized the vibrations seemed to be to "sharp" to be waves.
Nicolas bravo paraiso tabasco (742.2 km SW from epicenter) / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Mucho muy fuerte, mas fuerte que el sismo del 85 (via app)
Mexico City (Mexico) (748 km NW from epicenter)(no details): sismo oscilatorio (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (747 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue una experiencia muy impactante ha sido el más fuerte que he.sentido en toda mi vida (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (745 km NW from epicenter)(no details): sentimos un terremoto fuerte y dios nos mandaba mensajes con relámpagos (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.
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