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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO on Thursday, 19 October 2017

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - OAXACA, MEXICO on Thursday, 19 October 2017
Date & time: Thu, 19 Oct 15:15:49 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 67.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.46°N / 95.08°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (221 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
Thu, 19 Oct
Thu, 19 Oct 15:44 UTCM 4.0 / 56 km - [info] (222 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Oct 17:46 UTCM 4.1 / 20 km - [info] (273 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(Mexico) (525 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió muy fuerte (via EMSC)
Fri, 20 Oct (7 earthquakes)
Fri, 20 Oct 02:32 UTCM 4.2 / 62 km - [info] (244 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tehuacán (Mexico) (385 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte (via EMSC)
Fri, 20 Oct 11:22 UTCM 4.3 / 99 km - [info] (189 km)OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 20 Oct 12:04 UTCM 4.0 / 7 km - [info] (260 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 20 Oct 13:28 UTCM 4.5 / 89 km - [info] (174 km)OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (127 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Levente en tuxtla, creó que ya no se perciben. (via EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (122 km N from epicenter)(no details): Yo sentí este temblor (via EMSC)
Fri, 20 Oct 13:48 UTCM 4.0 / 81 km - [info] (225 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 20 Oct 18:31 UTCM 4.3 / 16 km - [info] (259 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 20 Oct 21:03 UTCM 4.3 / 99 km - [info] (256 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 21 Oct
Sat, 21 Oct 03:32 UTCM 4.2 / 45 km - [info] (258 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Salina Cruz (Mexico) (12 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Leve trepidatorio (via EMSC)
Sat, 21 Oct 11:16 UTCM 4.0 / 14 km - [info] (250 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 23 Oct
Mon, 23 Oct 01:25 UTCM 4.2 / 29 km - [info] (284 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
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
Tue, 24 Oct
Tue, 24 Oct 07:42 UTCM 4.1 / 72 km - [info] (260 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 24 Oct 10:32 UTCM 4.1 / 57 km - [info] (215 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 24 Oct 23:20 UTCM 4.6 / 2 km - [info] (227 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tlajomulco de Zúñiga (Mexico) (1028 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via 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
Fri, 27 Oct 13:24 UTCM 4.1 / 23 km - [info] (274 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 28 Oct
Sat, 28 Oct 08:18 UTCM 4.0 / 11 km - [info] (279 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
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 (6 earthquakes)
Mon, 30 Oct 00:25 UTCM 4.2 / 27 km - [info] (248 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 30 Oct 03:20 UTCM 4.2 / 61 km - [info] (246 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 30 Oct 05:13 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (237 km)Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico
[Map]
GFZ
Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca / not felt: Felt very light swaying.
Estuvo ligero. (689.5 km SW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Tuxtla, gutierrez, chiapas. (196.7 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Primero se sintio un primer movimiento oscilatorio, despues de unos 4 segundos comezo a oscilar nuevamente y duro unos 10 segundos. El agua de vasos de movio fuerte. (via app)
Colonia Alvarado (Guatemala) (424 km E from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió (via EMSC)
Tlajomulco de Zúñiga (Mexico) (1105 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Imperceptible solo movimiento de lamparas. (via EMSC)
Cuautitlán Izcalli (Mexico) (690 km NW from epicenter)(no details): En el estado de. México no se sintió! (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 30 Oct 05:27 UTCM 4.1 / 60 km - [info] (251 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 30 Oct 11:39 UTCM 4.0 / 50 km - [info] (250 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 30 Oct 13:27 UTCM 4.0 / 66 km - [info] (255 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 31 Oct
Tue, 31 Oct 07:24 UTCM 4.3 / 16 km - [info] (258 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 31 Oct 11:42 UTCM 4.1 / 21 km - [info] (257 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 31 Oct 23:27 UTCM 4.1 / 103 km - [info] (168 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 1 Nov
Wed, 1 Nov 00:55 UTCM 4.1 / 7 km - [info] (260 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 2 Nov
Thu, 2 Nov 01:51 UTCM 4.6 / 8 km - [info] (278 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 2 Nov 11:59 UTCM 4.0 / 24 km - [info] (274 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 2 Nov 15:49 UTCM 5.0 / 63 km - [info] (270 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(532.8 km WSW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Tizayuca, Hidalgo Mexico / not felt: No se sintio en Tizayuca Hidalgo todo sin novedades
Juchitán de Zaragoza (Mexico) (19 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No lo sentimos en juchitan oaxaca (via EMSC)
Santa Lucía del Camino (Mexico) (205 km NW from epicenter)(no details): se sintio como si mecieran la cama (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (565 km NW from epicenter)(no details): CDMX nada! (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Fri, 3 Nov
Fri, 3 Nov 03:55 UTCM 4.0 / 8 km - [info] (362 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 3 Nov 16:49 UTCM 4.8 / 122 km - [info] (131 km)CHIAPAS, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tuxtla gutierrez / MMI III (Weak shaking): Lo senti
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (51 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fue levemente (via EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (50 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve y después una sacudida moderada. (via EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (45 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Temblor. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 5 Nov
Sun, 5 Nov 14:46 UTCM 4.1 / 55 km - [info] (234 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 6 Nov
Mon, 6 Nov 14:09 UTCM 4.1 / 15 km - [info] (255 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 7 Nov
Tue, 7 Nov 02:25 UTCM 4.3 / 56 km - [info] (305 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 7 Nov 11:09 UTCM 4.3 / 74 km - [info] (227 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 7 Nov 15:34 UTCM 4.2 / 23.4 km - [info] (191 km)- 36km SW of Tres Picos, Mexico[Map]USGS
Tue, 7 Nov 15:48 UTCM 4.1 / 18 km - [info] (263 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 8 Nov
Wed, 8 Nov 11:04 UTCM 4.1 / 12 km - [info] (265 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(27.4 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Thu, 9 Nov
Thu, 9 Nov 05:05 UTCM 4.3 / 36 km - [info] (231 km)OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
(50.6 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Fri, 10 Nov
Fri, 10 Nov 01:01 UTCM 4.2 / 11 km - [info] (330 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC

 

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