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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO on Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - OAXACA, MEXICO on Tuesday, 9 January 2018
Date & time: Tue, 9 Jan 14:30:24 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°N / 95.39°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (270 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Siloam Springs arkansas / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It felt as though someone had struck a hard rock with a large hammer. That's the best way I can describe it. I felt it at 1:14 pm 1/9/18
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 9 Jan 2018
Tue, 9 Jan 21:02 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 11 Jan 2018
Thu, 11 Jan 19:58 UTCM 4.0 / 24 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Jan 2018
Fri, 12 Jan 19:07 UTCM 4.1 / 34 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Jan 2018
Sat, 13 Jan 08:05 UTCM 4.3 / 56 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 14 Jan 2018
Sun, 14 Jan 11:05 UTCM 4.3 / 21 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 15 Jan 2018
Mon, 15 Jan 13:07 UTCM 4.1 / 21 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Jan 2018
Tue, 16 Jan 17:03 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 Jan 2018
Wed, 17 Jan 16:38 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan 2018
Thu, 18 Jan 08:43 UTCM 4.8 / 109 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan 15:21 UTCM 4.3 / 22 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Jan 16:07 UTCM 4.0 / 18 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 19 Jan 2018
Fri, 19 Jan 06:09 UTCM 4.1 / 25 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 20 Jan 2018
Sat, 20 Jan 18:12 UTCM 4.4 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 20 Jan 21:49 UTCM 4.3 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 2018
Sun, 21 Jan 04:30 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 07:30 UTCM 4.2 / 17 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 08:06 UTCM 4.1 / 12 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Jan 09:00 UTCM 4.6 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jan 2018
Mon, 22 Jan 05:05 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jan 09:11 UTCM 4.0 / 81 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan 2018
Tue, 23 Jan 00:07 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan 01:54 UTCM 4.0 / 76 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan 07:35 UTCM 4.4 / 22 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Jan 20:52 UTCM 4.4 / 18 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 24 Jan 2018
Wed, 24 Jan 04:56 UTCM 4.2 / 109 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 25 Jan 2018
Thu, 25 Jan 11:32 UTCM 4.3 / 35 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Jan 2018
Sun, 28 Jan 17:05 UTCM 4.3 / 62.4 km - [info]- 32km SSW of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico[Map]USGS
Mon, 29 Jan 2018
Mon, 29 Jan 01:59 UTCM 4.1 / 19 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan 2018
Tue, 30 Jan 12:47 UTCM 4.3 / 58 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan 13:18 UTCM 4.3 / 98 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan 20:50 UTCM 4.2 / 24 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 31 Jan 2018
Wed, 31 Jan 19:34 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 1 Feb 2018
Thu, 1 Feb 08:42 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 2 Feb 2018
Fri, 2 Feb 03:58 UTCM 4.3 / 35 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 4 Feb 2018
Sun, 4 Feb 01:15 UTCM 4.3 / 70 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 4 Feb 11:36 UTCM 4.5 / 33 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 5 Feb 2018
Mon, 5 Feb 13:14 UTCM 4.3 / 19 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Feb 2018
Tue, 6 Feb 02:25 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Feb 02:52 UTCM 4.3 / 59 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Feb 05:06 UTCM 4.0 / 28 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Feb 08:03 UTCM 4.0 / 12 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Feb 20:37 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Feb 2018
Wed, 7 Feb 06:14 UTCM 4.0 / 65 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Feb 09:21 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 Feb 2018
Thu, 8 Feb 13:06 UTCM 4.0 / 29 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 9 Feb 2018
Fri, 9 Feb 17:16 UTCM 4.1 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 9 Feb 17:45 UTCM 4.3 / 51 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 9 Feb 20:35 UTCM 4.2 / 55 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 13 Feb 2018
Tue, 13 Feb 00:42 UTCM 4.2 / 26 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 13 Feb 06:56 UTCM 4.0 / 64 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC

 

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