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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO on Saturday, 7 October 2017

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - OAXACA, MEXICO on Saturday, 7 October 2017
Date & time: Sat, 7 Oct 04:11:20 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 115.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.28°N / 95.42°W
Nearest volcano: San Martín (146 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Chalcatongo de Hidalgo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(299.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Estaba a punto de dormirme y empecé a notar un pequeño movimiento, cuando me levanté las plantas se movían ligeramente (via app)
Tehuacan puebla (248.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 7 Oct
Sat, 7 Oct 16:04 UTCM 4.8 / 62 km - [info] (204 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Puebla ciudad / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(Mexico) (40 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Algo fuerte (via EMSC)
Sat, 7 Oct 17:02 UTCM 4.8 / 95 km - [info] (228 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 7 Oct 20:29 UTCM 4.6 / 94 km - [info] (210 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 8 Oct
Sun, 8 Oct 01:21 UTCM 4.7 / 61 km - [info] (231 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
puebla (257.4 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Se sintió de forma leve y fue osilatorio (via app)
(346.5 km SE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Oaxaca de Juarez / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Tlalnepantla de Baz (Mexico) (350 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Hubo un crujido audible leve de pared, puerta y techo. (via EMSC)
San Pedro Totoltepec (Mexico) (367 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy leve en Toluca (via EMSC)
Ojo de Agua (Mexico) (352 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 8 Oct 05:12 UTCM 4.1 / 91 km - [info] (194 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 8 Oct 13:17 UTCM 4.0 / 57 km - [info] (201 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 9 Oct
Mon, 9 Oct 08:47 UTCM 4.3 / 75 km - [info] (221 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tehuantepec (Mexico) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ligero (via EMSC)
Mon, 9 Oct 15:53 UTCM 4.1 / 56 km - [info] (222 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 9 Oct 16:03 UTCM 4.0 / 62 km - [info] (220 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 9 Oct 16:47 UTCM 4.0 / 96 km - [info] (220 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 9 Oct 22:00 UTCM 4.1 / 87 km - [info] (237 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 10 Oct
Tue, 10 Oct 05:55 UTCM 4.2 / 79 km - [info] (218 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 10 Oct 09:50 UTCM 4.0 / 71 km - [info] (229 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Acapulco (518.2 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tue, 10 Oct 14:43 UTCM 4.7 / 49 km - [info] (234 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 10 Oct 23:16 UTCM 4.1 / 70 km - [info] (232 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 11 Oct
Wed, 11 Oct 17:55 UTCM 4.2 / 67 km - [info] (213 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 11 Oct 20:23 UTCM 4.0 / 67 km - [info] (215 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 12 Oct
Thu, 12 Oct 04:55 UTCM 4.4 / 61 km - [info] (234 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
salina cruz (24.9 km S from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Thu, 12 Oct 07:01 UTCM 4.0 / 76 km - [info] (230 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 12 Oct 11:33 UTCM 4.0 / 63 km - [info] (229 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 13 Oct
Fri, 13 Oct 03:29 UTCM 4.5 / 80 km - [info] (226 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 13 Oct 05:48 UTCM 4.3 / 77 km - [info] (220 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 13 Oct 13:48 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info] (210 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 14 Oct (6 earthquakes)
Sat, 14 Oct 00:20 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (173 km)Oaxaca, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
Tuxtla gutierrez, chiapas (163.8 km NE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Estaba en la planta baja y skyalert me aviso del sismo unos 10 segundos antes y fui al primer nivel a avisar a mi familia cuando hibamos bajando las escaleras se comenzo a oir la vibracion en la herreria de la casa, se sintio leve pero duro varios segundos. (via app)
(601.8 km W from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca, Mexico CP68000 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Pablo de las Salinas (Mexico) (589 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No se sintio! (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (572 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy leve y un poco mareado! (via EMSC)
Acapulco (Mexico) (547 km W from epicenter)(no details): madrazo fuerte en Acapulco. piso 14 se sintió fuerte (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 14 Oct 01:01 UTCM 4.1 / 20 km - [info] (214 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 14 Oct 06:09 UTCM 4.1 / 130 km - [info] (150 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 14 Oct 09:30 UTCM 4.2 / 69 km - [info] (223 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 14 Oct 09:43 UTCM 4.1 / 130 km - [info] (175 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 14 Oct 11:06 UTCM 4.1 / 95 km - [info] (173 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 15 Oct
Sun, 15 Oct 10:47 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (171 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 15 Oct 15:08 UTCM 4.0 / 67 km - [info] (238 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 15 Oct 17:52 UTCM 4.0 / 67 km - [info] (238 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 17 Oct
Tue, 17 Oct 18:33 UTCM 4.2 / 126 km - [info] (175 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 18 Oct
Wed, 18 Oct 06:53 UTCM 4.0 / 60 km - [info] (229 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Oct
Thu, 19 Oct 15:15 UTCM 4.0 / 67 km - [info] (221 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Oct 15:44 UTCM 4.0 / 56 km - [info] (222 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 20 Oct
Fri, 20 Oct 13:48 UTCM 4.0 / 81 km - [info] (225 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 23 Oct
Mon, 23 Oct 03:11 UTCM 4.8 / 70 km - [info] (217 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
San Cristóbal De Las Casas, Chiapas, México / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Se sintió un ligero jalóncito, moviéndose muy despacio las lámparas
(Mexico) (578 km NW from epicenter)(no details): se acaba de sacudir en San Diego Linares Toluca. Fueron dos movimientos leves pero se sintió (via EMSC)
Juchitán de Zaragoza (Mexico) (11 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio fuerte (via EMSC)
Mon, 23 Oct 04:05 UTCM 4.3 / 85 km - [info] (222 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 23 Oct 04:55 UTCM 4.3 / 55 km - [info] (229 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 23 Oct 13:10 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info] (96 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(Mexico) (525 km W from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió poquito (via EMSC)
Tue, 24 Oct
Tue, 24 Oct 10:32 UTCM 4.1 / 57 km - [info] (215 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 25 Oct
Wed, 25 Oct 02:49 UTCM 4.2 / 43 km - [info] (210 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(207.9 km NE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Thu, 26 Oct
Thu, 26 Oct 09:30 UTCM 4.0 / 51 km - [info] (236 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 27 Oct
Fri, 27 Oct 06:47 UTCM 4.0 / 97 km - [info] (209 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 28 Oct
Sat, 28 Oct 18:31 UTCM 4.8 / 132 km - [info] (99 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(99.5 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(295.2 km E from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Se sintió un movimiento muy ligero, algunos colgantes se movieron. (via app)
Sun, 29 Oct
Sun, 29 Oct 01:56 UTCM 4.4 / 60 km - [info] (229 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 29 Oct 05:11 UTCM 4.2 / 79 km - [info] (236 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 29 Oct 23:46 UTCM 4.2 / 55.7 km - [info] (197 km)- 3km SSE of Union Hidalgo, Mexico[Map]USGS
Mon, 30 Oct
Mon, 30 Oct 03:20 UTCM 4.2 / 61 km - [info] (246 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC

 

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