Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 24 September 2017 at 10:06 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 8.1 quake Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico, 8 September 04:49 UTC, which had occurred 2 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 24 September 2017 at 10:06 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 66 km depth

24 Sep 10:12 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Sep 24 10:26: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 66.0 km.
Date & time: 24 Sep 2017 10:06:14 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.4°N / 94.02°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Paredón (pop: 6,130)
75 km (47 mi) SW of Tres Picos (pop: 4,400)
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
93 km (57 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
94 km (58 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 22,800)
152 km (95 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600)
386 km (240 mi) WNW of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
703 km (437 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.466 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoGFZ
M 5.760 km OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICOEMSC
M 5.760 km- 71km SSW of Paredon, MexicoUSGS

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User reports for this quake (38)

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325.9 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
208.7 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Wolvega, Netherland (9304.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Los Tambos, Belize / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guatemala / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
chiapas, mexico (208.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
rafael lara grajales / not felt
Ixtapan de la Sal (Mexico, 705 km NW of epicenter) : Omg (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 696 km NW of epicenter) : Muy leve very email (reported through EMSC)
Cuautla (Mexico, 640 km NW of epicenter) : No lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
San Pedro (Mexico, 212 km E of epicenter) : Estaba durmiendo y de repente escuche mis ventanas, hacían demasiado ruido y me levante, abrí la puerta y se calló un plato en la cocina solamente, estoy bien (reported through EMSC)
(Mexico, 594 km NW of epicenter) : No lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
Salina Cruz (Mexico, 146 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintio fuerte no deja dormir ya las replicas por doquier pipjijiapan pochutla puebla ahora chiapas mmmm (reported through EMSC)
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 697 km NW of epicenter) : ESTABA DORMIDO, NO LO SENTÍ (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 697 km NW of epicenter) : No lo senti. (reported through EMSC)
(Mexico, 667 km NW of epicenter) : Muy poco (reported through EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico, 335 km NW of epicenter) : No lo sentí.... (reported through EMSC)
Tapachula (Mexico, 203 km E of epicenter) : No lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 184 km NE of epicenter) : Estabamos durmiendo , la intensidad del movimiento nos despertó. Sin daños materiales de ni gun tipo (reported through EMSC)
Juchitán de Zaragoza (Mexico, 151 km NW of epicenter) : Estaba por quedar dormido despues de terminar mi guardia (reported through EMSC)
Motozintla (Mexico, 198 km E of epicenter) : No se sintió pero sonó la alarma (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 187 km NE of epicenter) : Se sintió leve pero se activaron las alarmas de sismo. (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 184 km NE of epicenter) : Si (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 184 km NE of epicenter) : Fue leve el sismo. (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 181 km NE of epicenter) : Acaba de etmplar en Chiapas estuvo fuerte y tardó un poco (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 180 km NE of epicenter) : Se percibio el movimiento (reported through EMSC)
Berriozábal (Mexico, 179 km NE of epicenter) : Sentí un temblor en chiapas México hace un minuto (reported through EMSC)
Berriozábal (Mexico, 177 km NE of epicenter) : No estuvo fuertisimo pero si se sintió como se movian las cosas (reported through EMSC)
Tonalá (Mexico, 84 km NE of epicenter) : Estamos bien (reported through EMSC)
Tonalá (Mexico, 83 km NE of epicenter) : Son replicas del terremoto del 19 de este mes (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 706 km NW of epicenter) : No lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
Tonalá (Mexico, 89 km N of epicenter) : Woken by tremor (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Chico (Mexico, 203 km E of epicenter) : Fue horrible (reported through EMSC)
Tapachula de Córdova y Ordoñez (Mexico, 195 km E of epicenter) : Se sintio fuerte, me desperto. (reported through EMSC)
San Cristóbal de las Casas (Mexico, 188 km NE of epicenter) : Sono la alarma sismica (reported through EMSC)
Huixtla (Mexico, 166 km E of epicenter) : Lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 156 km NE of epicenter) : Movimiento leve (reported through EMSC)
El Espinal (Mexico, 155 km NW of epicenter) : Sin dormir, demasiadas réplicas . (reported through EMSC)
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