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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO on Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO on Wednesday, 7 February 2018
Date & time: Wed, 7 Feb 09:21:04 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.64°N / 96.49°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (355 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Santa Cruz Huatulco / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was in Santa Cruz Huatulco
Huatulco, Barcelo Resort / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken up by husband. Noise from moving objects on wall I.e. mirror, and lamps
(161.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(161.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Cicerita / MMI III (Weak shaking): It tooks few seconds only but we felt it.
Mazunte, Oaxaca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was in bed asleep and was shaken awake by a very brief but quite strong shake at 3.21 am local time.Low rumbling sound.At 3.37 am there was a short weaker tremor with low rumble, followed at 3.51 am by another even weaker tremor. The oven door in our kitchen was jolted open by the first sharp shake.
Puerto Ángel (3.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was woken up by the patio door that was shaking violently. It lasted about 3 seconds. Then there was another tremor a few minutes later but smallert and shorter than the first.
Zipolite / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mazunte / MMI V (Moderate shaking): short shake, Few things fell off the shelves.
Santa cruz (40.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(471.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(Mexico) (1928 km NW from epicenter)(no details): :( (via EMSC)
(Mexico) (22 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was enough to wake me at approximately 3:00 am. Took a few seconds to figure out what it was then went back to sleep. (via EMSC)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico) (21 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Woke up from a heavy sleep to feel bed shake. Also heard night stand and hotel room table rattle for a couple seconds. (via EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico) (138 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke up from sleep in the hotel room bed. Bed was shaking. (via EMSC)
Mazunte (Mexico) (50 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The first rumble was very strong and felt like a car had driven into the building. The second was not so strong and about 20 mins later. Now I just felt another minor vibration about 10 minuets after the 2nd vibration. I hope this completes this quite frightening experience. (via EMSC)
Mazunte (Mexico) (50 km SW from epicenter)(no details): One aftershock (via EMSC)
Mazunte (Mexico) (50 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I saw termites eating my cabana and feared that a beam under my bed gave way. (via EMSC)
San Pedro Pochutla (Mexico) (44 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong yet very short (via EMSC)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico) (19 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Quick strong shake, enough to wake me from sleep. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
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
Wed, 14 Feb 2018
Wed, 14 Feb 08:32 UTCM 4.2 / 14 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 14 Feb 08:35 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Wed, 14 Feb 13:46 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Feb 2018
Fri, 16 Feb 01:54 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Fri, 16 Feb 18:51 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Feb 21:21 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Feb 23:39 UTCM 7.0 / 10 km - [info]Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 (18 earthquakes)
Sat, 17 Feb 00:36 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info]Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Feb 03:05 UTCM 4.0 / 11 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 03:28 UTCM 4.2 / 23.3 km - [info]- 9km SW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sat, 17 Feb 03:30 UTCM 4.2 / 13 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 03:50 UTCM 4.1 / 16 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 03:54 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Feb 04:41 UTCM 4.0 / 11 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 05:14 UTCM 4.1 / 6 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 05:45 UTCM 4.2 / 11 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 06:07 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 06:23 UTCM 4.2 / 12 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 09:07 UTCM 4.4 / 17 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 09:38 UTCM 4.5 / 30 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 13:16 UTCM 4.0 / 8 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 13:51 UTCM 4.3 / 15 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 14:07 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info]- 26km NE of Santa Catarina Mechoacan, Mexico[Map]USGS
Sat, 17 Feb 16:53 UTCM 4.1 / 15 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Feb 19:42 UTCM 4.4 / 8 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 (6 earthquakes)
Sun, 18 Feb 01:51 UTCM 4.2 / 11 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Feb 03:57 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Feb 05:17 UTCM 4.0 / 4 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Feb 05:35 UTCM 4.3 / 29 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Feb 07:17 UTCM 4.1 / 16 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Feb 22:10 UTCM 4.1 / 12 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Feb 2018
Mon, 19 Feb 00:38 UTCM 4.1 / 6 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Feb 01:32 UTCM 4.0 / 12 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Feb 06:05 UTCM 4.2 / 12 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Feb 08:18 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Feb 09:50 UTCM 4.1 / 16 km - [info]OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 (7 earthquakes)
Tue, 20 Feb 05:18 UTCM 4.1 / 5 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Feb 05:23 UTCM 4.1 / 74 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Feb 05:39 UTCM 4.3 / 8 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Feb 06:28 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Tue, 20 Feb 07:35 UTCM 4.3 / 38 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Feb 10:04 UTCM 4.4 / 22 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Feb 15:05 UTCM 4.2 / 17 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 23 Feb 2018
Fri, 23 Feb 05:43 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Oaxaca, Mexico[Map]GFZ
Sat, 24 Feb 2018
Sat, 24 Feb 15:11 UTCM 4.4 / 68 km - [info]OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 24 Feb 18:48 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info]OAXACA, MEXICO[Map]EMSC

 

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