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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO on Saturday, 23 December 2017
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.83°N / 92.91°W
Nearest volcano: Tacana
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^10 J (24.8 MWh / 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Sat, 23 Dec 05:25:54 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
"I felt it" reports:
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
|Sat, 23 Dec 2017|
|Sat, 23 Dec 17:08 UTC||M 4.2 / 14 km - [info]||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Tue, 26 Dec 2017|
|Tue, 26 Dec 04:36 UTC||M 4.3 / 25 km - [info]||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Wed, 27 Dec 2017|
|Wed, 27 Dec 18:55 UTC||M 4.1 / 17 km - [info]||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Fri, 29 Dec 2017|
|Fri, 29 Dec 09:42 UTC||M 4.9 / 47 km - [info]||Near Coast of Guatemala||[Map]||GFZ|
|Sat, 30 Dec 2017|
|Sat, 30 Dec 04:06 UTC||M 4.2 / 81 km - [info]||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Sat, 30 Dec 06:24 UTC||M 4.3 / 57 km - [info]||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Sat, 30 Dec 20:16 UTC||M 4.1 / 16 km - [info]||OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Wed, 3 Jan 2018|
|Wed, 3 Jan 02:29 UTC||M 4.3 / 35 km - [info]||- 85km SW of Paredon, Mexico||[Map]||USGS|
|Thu, 4 Jan 2018|
|Thu, 4 Jan 03:06 UTC||M 4.2 / 59 km - [info]||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Thu, 4 Jan 16:09 UTC||M 4.4 / 22 km - [info]||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
|Fri, 5 Jan 2018|
|Fri, 5 Jan 00:47 UTC||M 4.3 / 17 km - [info]||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||[Map]||EMSC|
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