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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Saturday, 21 October 2017

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 8.1 quake: Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Fri, 8 Sep 04h49, which had occurred 6 weeks earlier.
Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Oaxaca, Mexico on Saturday, 21 October 2017
Date & time: Saturday, 21 October 2017 16:58 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.39°N / 97.68°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (297 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Sat, 21 Oct 16:58 UTCM 4.8 / 45 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC
Sat, 21 Oct 16:59 UTCM 4.8 / 58.8 km- 8km E of Santiago Jamiltepec, MexicoUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Sur Cd. de México / not felt: No se sintió, sólo hubo movimiento de colgantes.
(296.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Cuernavaca (Mexico) (340 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sin sensacion en cuernavaca morelos (via EMSC)
Heroica Cárdenas (Mexico) (504 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se movieron las lámparas, fue muy ligero pero estamos como 300 km del epicentro así que... (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (376 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sentí, muy muy suave, en departamento piso 10, escuché las ventanas hacer ruido y mi lustre balanzar un poquito. Por como 10 segundos. (via EMSC)
Cuautla (Mexico) (311 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió en Cuautla (via EMSC)
Tlalnepantla (Mexico) (395 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Zona Tlalnepantla no se sintio nada (via EMSC)
Venustiano Carranza (Mexico) (379 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Solo nos percatamos por un colgante del comedor pero no se sintio (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (369 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió fue imperceptible (via EMSC)
Ixtapaluca (Mexico) (359 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento de lamparas...lights movement (via EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico) (400 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió en la Ciudad de México (via EMSC)
Xalapa Enríquez (Mexico) (383 km N from epicenter)(no details): Muy leve casi un mareo (via EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico) (331 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No sentí nada (via EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico) (155 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No sentí. .. (via EMSC)
Santa Lucía del Camino (Mexico) (153 km NE from epicenter)(no details): si se sintio despacio pero se sintio (via EMSC)

 

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