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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO on Wednesday, 27 December 2017

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - OAXACA, MEXICO on Wednesday, 27 December 2017
Date & time: Wed, 27 Dec 11:34:43 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.43°N / 95.09°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (224 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, 28 Dec
Thu, 28 Dec 20:12 UTCM 4.4 / 11 km - [info] (188 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 29 Dec
Fri, 29 Dec 08:53 UTCM 4.0 / 59 km - [info] (272 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 30 Dec
Sat, 30 Dec 04:06 UTCM 4.2 / 81 km - [info] (195 km)OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 30 Dec 05:20 UTCM 4.4 / 18 km - [info] (207 km)- 13km NNE of San Jeronimo Ixtepec, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sat, 30 Dec 17:35 UTCM 4.1 / 61 km - [info] (221 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 31 Dec
Sun, 31 Dec 11:42 UTCM 4.1 / 111.7 km - [info] (192 km)- 6km E of San Dionisio del Mar, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sun, 31 Dec 19:09 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (211 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 31 Dec 21:37 UTCM 4.1 / 51 km - [info] (253 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 31 Dec 21:46 UTCM 4.0 / 65 km - [info] (255 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 1 Jan
Mon, 1 Jan 08:32 UTCM 4.2 / 64 km - [info] (255 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 1 Jan 15:56 UTCM 4.2 / 57 km - [info] (267 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 2 Jan
Tue, 2 Jan 09:48 UTCM 4.6 / 80 km - [info] (212 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico) (608 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No lo sentí. (via EMSC)
Juchitán de Zaragoza (Mexico) (62 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Un golpe y sacudida leve (via EMSC)
Tue, 2 Jan 19:38 UTCM 4.0 / 52 km - [info] (191 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 3 Jan
Wed, 3 Jan 02:29 UTCM 4.3 / 35 km - [info] (245 km)- 85km SW of Paredon, Mexico[Map]USGS
Thu, 4 Jan
Thu, 4 Jan 00:24 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (271 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 4 Jan 12:30 UTCM 4.1 / 45 km - [info] (257 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 5 Jan
Fri, 5 Jan 00:47 UTCM 4.3 / 17 km - [info] (271 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 5 Jan 00:56 UTCM 4.1 / 9 km - [info] (209 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 6 Jan
Sat, 6 Jan 08:22 UTCM 4.5 / 105 km - [info] (153 km)CHIAPAS, MEXICO
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 8 Jan
Mon, 8 Jan 05:02 UTCM 4.3 / 46 km - [info] (256 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 9 Jan
Tue, 9 Jan 14:22 UTCM 4.2 / 9 km - [info] (263 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 9 Jan 14:30 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (270 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 9 Jan 21:02 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (260 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 Jan
Thu, 11 Jan 19:58 UTCM 4.0 / 24 km - [info] (264 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Jan
Sat, 13 Jan 08:05 UTCM 4.3 / 56 km - [info] (266 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 15 Jan
Mon, 15 Jan 13:07 UTCM 4.1 / 21 km - [info] (275 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 Jan
Wed, 17 Jan 16:38 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info] (294 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan
Thu, 18 Jan 08:43 UTCM 4.8 / 109 km - [info] (177 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan 15:21 UTCM 4.3 / 22 km - [info] (262 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan 16:07 UTCM 4.0 / 18 km - [info] (265 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 20 Jan
Sat, 20 Jan 21:49 UTCM 4.3 / 16 km - [info] (266 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan
Sun, 21 Jan 04:30 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info] (267 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 07:30 UTCM 4.2 / 17 km - [info] (279 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 08:06 UTCM 4.1 / 12 km - [info] (253 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 09:00 UTCM 4.6 / 16 km - [info] (283 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jan
Mon, 22 Jan 05:05 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (252 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jan 09:11 UTCM 4.0 / 81 km - [info] (226 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan
Tue, 23 Jan 00:07 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info] (365 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan 01:54 UTCM 4.0 / 76 km - [info] (233 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan 07:35 UTCM 4.4 / 22 km - [info] (271 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 24 Jan
Wed, 24 Jan 04:56 UTCM 4.2 / 109 km - [info] (176 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 25 Jan
Thu, 25 Jan 11:32 UTCM 4.3 / 35 km - [info] (253 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 26 Jan
Fri, 26 Jan 09:46 UTCM 4.2 / 146 km - [info] (122 km)VERACRUZ, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Jan
Sun, 28 Jan 17:05 UTCM 4.3 / 62.4 km - [info] (227 km)- 32km SSW of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico[Map]USGS
Mon, 29 Jan
Mon, 29 Jan 01:59 UTCM 4.1 / 19 km - [info] (272 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan
Tue, 30 Jan 12:47 UTCM 4.3 / 58 km - [info] (299 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan 13:18 UTCM 4.3 / 98 km - [info] (179 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan 20:50 UTCM 4.2 / 24 km - [info] (256 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 2 Feb
Fri, 2 Feb 03:58 UTCM 4.3 / 35 km - [info] (234 km)OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 4 Feb
Sun, 4 Feb 01:15 UTCM 4.3 / 70 km - [info] (219 km)OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC

 

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