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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 12km ESE of Xaltianguis, Mexico on Monday, 25 December 2017

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 12km ESE of Xaltianguis, Mexico on Monday, 25 December 2017
25 Dec 20:43 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 minutes.
Dec 26 19:56: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 55.6 to 37.6 km.
Date & time: Monday, 25 December 2017 20:23 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2017-12-25 14:23:10 -06:00
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 37.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.0086°N / 99.7276°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NE of Kilómetro 30 (pop: 6,300)
10 km (6 mi) S of Xaltianguis (pop: 6,900)
26 km (16 mi) NE of Acapulco de Juárez (pop: 652,100)
27 km (16 mi) NE of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 5,600)
65 km (40 mi) SW of Chilpancingo (pop: 165,300)
277 km (172 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 25 Dec 20:23 UTCM 4.8 / 37.6 km- 12km ESE of Xaltianguis, MexicoUSGS
Mon, 25 Dec 20:23 UTCM 4.7 / 56 kmGUERRERO, MEXICOEMSC

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282.7 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
268.4 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Acapulco, MX / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
269.2 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : We heard the alarm in Mexico D.F. and wend outside. (reported through our app)
Emiliano Zapata (Mexico, 409 km NE of epicenter) : Tierra Blanca, Veracruz no se sintió el temblor (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 295 km N of epicenter) : Genero Nerviosismo,fue moderado casi imperceptible.mas no esta de mas tomar precauciones. (reported through EMSC)
Emiliano Zapata (Mexico, 4 km N of epicenter) : Fue un soll molimiento, repentino. Algo fuerte. Muchos gritaron del susto. (reported through EMSC)
Santa Lucía del Camino (Mexico, 318 km E of epicenter) : casi imperceptible pero sonaron las alarmas (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 269 km N of epicenter) : No perceptible, solo el susto de la alarma sísmica (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad López Mateos (Mexico, 264 km N of epicenter) : Imperceptible. Aunque la alerta sísmica sonó (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 264 km N of epicenter) : Nada en la gam (reported through EMSC)
Tlalnepantla (Mexico, 263 km N of epicenter) : Se sintió leve (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 262 km N of epicenter) : Sonó la alarma cismica en la ciudad de México, todos la atendierón pero... Nada. (reported through EMSC)
Naucalpan de Juárez (Mexico, 262 km N of epicenter) : En satélite no sentí (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 261 km N of epicenter) : No lo sentimos... Sin embRgo se activo la alerta (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 261 km N of epicenter) : Casi no se sintió el movimiento telúrico (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 260 km N of epicenter) : 3rd floor (reported through EMSC)
Nezahualcóyotl (Mexico, 260 km N of epicenter) : I didn't feel (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 260 km N of epicenter) : Sonó alarma se percibió poco (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 260 km N of epicenter) : Nada en Azcapotzalco (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 260 km N of epicenter) : Solo el susto por escuchar la alarma sísmica, pero no se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 259 km N of epicenter) : No lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 259 km N of epicenter) : Norte de la Cd. De Mex. Imperceptible. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 259 km N of epicenter) : No se percibió (reported through EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico, 258 km NE of epicenter) : Casi imperceptible para la ciudad de Puebla, se activa alertamiento sísmico (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 257 km N of epicenter) : Se activó la alerta sísmica pero No se sintio (reported through EMSC)
Chimalhuacán (Mexico, 257 km N of epicenter) : No fue muy perceptible sólo si estaba recargado en la pared (reported through EMSC)
Naucalpan de Juárez (Mexico, 257 km N of epicenter) : No sé sintió (reported through EMSC)
Cholula de Rivadabia (Mexico, 256 km NE of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 255 km N of epicenter) : Muy leve casi no se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 255 km N of epicenter) : Se movió poco pero se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 255 km N of epicenter) : Playing the seismic alert, but here no movement was felt. (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 255 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 255 km N of epicenter) : Solo fue la alarma (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 254 km N of epicenter) : No lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 253 km N of epicenter) : Sono la alerta sismica pero no se sintió movimiento (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 253 km N of epicenter) : Movio algunas lamparas. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 252 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 250 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 250 km N of epicenter) : Sonó la alarma,pero no c percibió x acá en la cdmx (reported through EMSC)
Del Valle Norte (Mexico, 250 km N of epicenter) : Se sintió ligeremente en las escaleras, en un edificio en la condesa. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 249 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió.Sonaron las alarmas (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 249 km N of epicenter) : No se sintio (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 248 km N of epicenter) : Casi no se sientio, estubo muy tranquilo. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 247 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió casi nada, muy leve (reported through EMSC)
Santiago Yancuitlalpan (Mexico, 247 km N of epicenter) : Un movimiento muy suave (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 247 km N of epicenter) : No se sintio en iztapapapa cdmx (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 247 km N of epicenter) : No lo sentí (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 246 km N of epicenter) : Ya estamos sacados de onda (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 245 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 243 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 243 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió en Iztapalapa (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 240 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió el temblor (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 239 km N of epicenter) : No sé sintió (reported through EMSC)
Cuautla (Mexico, 203 km NE of epicenter) : Senti una leve sacudida (reported through EMSC)
Acapulco (Mexico, 44 km SW of epicenter) : Muy fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Acapulco (Mexico, 43 km SW of epicenter) : Se movieron cosas en mi casa (reported through EMSC)
Acapulco (Mexico, 40 km S of epicenter) : Slot of noise , followed by a big jolt (reported through EMSC)
Acapulco (Mexico, 40 km S of epicenter) : Slot of noise , followed by a big jolt (reported through EMSC)
Acapulco (Mexico, 40 km S of epicenter) : IN MY EXPERIENCE THIS FELT STRONG - 6 (reported through EMSC)

Significant earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 12km ESE of Xaltianguis, Mexico on Monday, 25 December 2017

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