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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO on Thursday, 24 August 2017

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake  - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO on Thursday, 24 August 2017
Aug 24 18:14: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.0 to 4.0 km.
Date & time: Thu, 24 Aug 16:18:32 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.25°N / 93.02°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (166 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 24 Aug 2017
Thu, 24 Aug 16:18 UTCM 4.4 / 3.7 km- 82km SW of Puerto Madero, Mexico[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 24 Aug 16:42 UTCM 4.1 / 88 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Sat, 26 Aug 23:33 UTCM 4.7 / 80.5 km - [info]- 12km NW of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Wed, 30 Aug 2017
Wed, 30 Aug 16:34 UTCM 4.2 / 85 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 31 Aug 2017
Thu, 31 Aug 05:48 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Thu, 31 Aug 06:45 UTCM 4.2 / 35 km - [info]- 39km SSW of Nueva Concepcion, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Thu, 31 Aug 07:08 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 5 Sep 2017
Tue, 5 Sep 19:17 UTCM 4.6 / 20 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Sep 2017
Thu, 7 Sep 07:05 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]- 98km SW of Pijijiapan, Mexico[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Sep 2017 (11 earthquakes)
Fri, 8 Sep 04:49 UTCM 8.1 / 60 km - [info]Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Fri, 8 Sep 07:01 UTCM 4.2 / 34.5 km - [info]- 110km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Sep 08:34 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Fri, 8 Sep 11:11 UTCM 4.5 / 36.6 km - [info]- off the coast of Chiapas, Mexico[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Sep 12:46 UTCM 4.7 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Sep 16:08 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 126km SSW of Paredon, Mexico[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Sep 19:06 UTCM 4.7 / 56 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Sep 20:09 UTCM 4.5 / 15 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Sep 21:39 UTCM 4.5 / 58 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Sep 22:14 UTCM 4.5 / 19 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Sep 23:22 UTCM 4.1 / 39.8 km - [info]- 106km SSW of Paredon, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Sep 2017
Sat, 9 Sep 04:54 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Sat, 9 Sep 05:09 UTCM 4.3 / 55 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Sep 06:28 UTCM 4.7 / 68.6 km - [info]- 89km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Sep 12:48 UTCM 4.3 / 54 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Sep 17:54 UTCM 4.7 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Sep 2017 (7 earthquakes)
Sun, 10 Sep 05:51 UTCM 4.1 / 14 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Sep 06:26 UTCM 4.2 / 15 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Sep 07:15 UTCM 4.4 / 9 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Sep 09:22 UTCM 4.3 / 9 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Sep 15:22 UTCM 4.2 / 67.9 km - [info]- 94km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sun, 10 Sep 15:28 UTCM 5.0 / 20 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Sep 23:45 UTCM 4.3 / 35 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 (8 earthquakes)
Mon, 11 Sep 04:48 UTCM 4.0 / 78 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Sep 05:29 UTCM 4.7 / 69 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Sep 05:50 UTCM 4.5 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Sep 09:26 UTCM 4.4 / 18 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Sep 10:30 UTCM 4.5 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Sep 15:41 UTCM 4.1 / 60 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Sep 21:09 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Mon, 11 Sep 21:48 UTCM 4.3 / 73.9 km - [info]- 40km SW of Mapastepec, Mexico[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Tue, 12 Sep 01:00 UTCM 4.5 / 52 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 12 Sep 05:20 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 12 Sep 16:58 UTCM 4.5 / 79 km - [info]- offshore Chiapas, Mexico[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Sep 18:29 UTCM 4.6 / 44.7 km - [info]- 91km SW of Tres Picos, Mexico[Map]USGS
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 (7 earthquakes)
Wed, 13 Sep 00:19 UTCM 4.4 / 24 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Sep 04:05 UTCM 4.4 / 22 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Sep 05:09 UTCM 5.0 / 51 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Sep 11:27 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Sep 13:55 UTCM 4.2 / 68 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Sep 17:53 UTCM 4.5 / 45 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Sep 21:42 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ

 

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