Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - 1.9 km northeast of Barranca Honda, Santiago Amoltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 19 February 2018 at 06:56 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake 3.1 km northwest of Llano Verde, Santiago Ixtayutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, 16 February 2018 23:39 GMT, which had occurred 2 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - 1.9 km northeast of Barranca Honda, Santiago Amoltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 19 February 2018 at 06:56 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 19 Feb 2018 06:56:59 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.68°N / 97.46°W (Santiago Amoltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Barranca Honda (pop: 322) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) ENE of El Laurel (pop: 274) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) W of San Ramon (pop: 109) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) S of San Sebastian Yutanino (pop: 958) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNW of La Paz (pop: 265) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Quinicuena (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Santiago Yosondua (pop: 1,250) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Teojomulco (pop: 2,090) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (219 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 5.710 kmOaxaca, MexicoGFZ

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Mexico city (350 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
217.9 km E of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
1517.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX) (reported through our app)
Oaxaca - iguana hostel / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
320.5 km N of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Ciudad de México (349.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Fue un movimiento moderado. Nos despertó las alarmas sísmicas y unos segundos después se sintió el movimiento y se movieron lámparas y algunas otras cosas. Buen día (reported through our app)
365.3 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Naucalpan, Estado de México / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Oaxaca city centro historico / Weak shaking (MMI III)
68285 / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Puebla / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ciudad de México (338 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Estuvo leve pero estuvo feo el susto y despertar a esa hora con la alarma sísmica (reported through our app)
Oaxaca d e JuarezO / Light shaking (MMI IV)
104 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
349.1 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
352.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
348.7 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Ecatepec cd. Mex (358.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Sentí muy débil el temblor , me di cuenta por la lampara al moverse (reported through our app)
346.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Toluca Mex / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Toluca Mex. cracking walls seems stronger magnitude than reported magnitud
Mex airport hotel / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mexico City (349.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
350.4 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Mexiko City (363.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : We could hear a wall cracking but did not feel the movement.
324.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : La alarma sono aquí es de madrugada milpa alta ciudad de México colindando con morelos.. (reported through our app)
353.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Ciudad de mexico coyoacan / not felt : No se sintió en la zona sur,muy bien por las alarmas
355 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
354.1 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Grand fiesta americana hotel / Light shaking (MMI IV)
351.7 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
346.4 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Puebla, Puebla, Mexico (272.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Mexico City (353 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : 10th floor, lamps swinging, for about a minute
351.1 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
92.2 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
89.8 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
352.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
351.5 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Puebla (268.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Se movió muy leve pero si se sintió (reported through our app)
358.1 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
335.1 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
353.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mexico City (347.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
251.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
México City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mexico City / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
148.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt it as a constant weak shake that seemed to last about 15 sec... (reported through our app)
Ciudad de México / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mexico City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
95.9 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
281.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Azcapotzalco (363 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Esto no fue de esta magnitud, se sintió muy intenso para menor de seis. (reported through our app)
362.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
254.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I woke up because of the movement the bed did and the noises they doors made.
México City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
277.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
87.7 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Sheraton Maria Isabella Mexico City (305.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
345.8 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
276.4 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : My Bed was Shaking and i woked up. (reported through our app)
347.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Santa Justina Ecatepec (Mexico, 321 km NW of epicenter) : Yo digo que me arbierenten las cosas que se están moviendo (reported through EMSC)
San Buenaventura (Mexico, 339 km NW of epicenter) : Muy leve en esta zona (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 372 km NW of epicenter) : Perceptible (reported through EMSC)
Jantetelco (Mexico, 277 km NW of epicenter) : Yo no lo sentí, sólo me dijeron que tembló, supongo que no fue fuerte, pero hay que tener precauciones. (reported through EMSC)
Nezahualcóyotl (Mexico, 355 km NW of epicenter) : Fuerte en el oriente de la ciudad. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 349 km NW of epicenter) : Solo vi un ligero moviento en los árboles, y me acabo de descargar esta app, esperó funcione :) y Dios los bendiga a todos, andemos con precaución (reported through EMSC)
(Mexico, 946 km NW of epicenter) : Temblor ciudad de México (reported through EMSC)
Huehuetoca (Mexico, 406 km NW of epicenter) : No se sintió muy fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Villa de Almoloya de Juárez (Mexico, 394 km NW of epicenter) : Solo note un poco de movimiento (reported through EMSC)
Coacalco de Berriozábal (Mexico, 383 km NW of epicenter) : En Coacalco Estado de Mexico, movimiento ligero de lamparas pero tuvo mucha duración. (reported through EMSC)
Toluca de Lerdo (Mexico, 381 km NW of epicenter) : A punto de dormir y se sintió como se movia (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad López Mateos (Mexico, 380 km NW of epicenter) : Perceptible, persianas, ventiladores y demás se movieron (reported through EMSC)
Tlalnepantla de Baz (Mexico, 377 km NW of epicenter) : Small rock and back motion. (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 377 km NW of epicenter) : Ecatepec de Morelos se sintió tipo mecedora y medio largo (reported through EMSC)
Naucalpan de Juárez (Mexico, 376 km NW of epicenter) : leve movimiento (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 375 km NW of epicenter) : Ecatepec de Morelos con movimiento leve moderado. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 374 km NW of epicenter) : Leve pero se sintió. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 374 km NW of epicenter) : Temblor moderado sonó la alerta sísmica (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 374 km NW of epicenter) : Se movio lámparas puertas se percibió en zona norte de CDMX col Lindavista (reported through EMSC)
Metepec (Mexico, 374 km NW of epicenter) : Se movian mis lamparas (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 373 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 370 km NW of epicenter) : Desde un quinto piso fue moderado. Del. Miguel hidalgo. Col. Huichapan. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 369 km NW of epicenter) : Sentido moderadamente en zona de azcapotzalco (reported through EMSC)
Miguel Hidalgo (Mexico, 368 km NW of epicenter) : avise a todo tipo de sismo hasta de 1 grado envien alertas audbles por medio de la app y permitan seleccionar la sona de donde quiero recibir las alertas (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 367 km NW of epicenter) : Leve (reported through EMSC)
Gu Si Ta Wo Ma De Luo (Mexico, 366 km NW of epicenter) : En Gustavo A Madero, por la zona de La Villa en Ciudad de México se sintió de leve a moderado. Las lámparas se movieron. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 366 km NW of epicenter) : No tan duro que el del viernes (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 366 km NW of epicenter) : Sonaron las alarmas pero en cdmx no se sintío (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 366 km NW of epicenter) : Light swaying of buildings but not too strong here in mexico city (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 364 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintio el movimiento. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 364 km NW of epicenter) : Nos sacó a unos cuantos del edificio (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 364 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 364 km NW of epicenter) : It was a little shake (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 364 km NW of epicenter) : it woke me up (reported through EMSC)
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 364 km NW of epicenter) : Fue un sismo al fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 363 km NW of epicenter) : no lo senti. Condesa. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 363 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 363 km NW of epicenter) : fue ocilatorio en ciudad de mexico sono bien la alarma duro como dos minitos el remeson (reported through EMSC)
Álvaro Obregón (Mexico, 362 km NW of epicenter) : Apenas lo percibí (reported through EMSC)
Benito Juárez (Mexico, 361 km NW of epicenter) : No se sintió en la Colonia Ciudad de los Deportes CDMX Solamente salimos del edificio debido a que sino la alerta sísmica (reported through EMSC)
Venustiano Carranza (Mexico, 361 km NW of epicenter) : Temblor moderado.Alerta anticipada (reported through EMSC)
Benito Juárez (Mexico, 360 km NW of epicenter) : Sólo oímos la Alarma Sísmica. Nada de movimiento. (reported through EMSC)
Venustiano Carranza (Mexico, 360 km NW of epicenter) : Muchas horas muy ligero, pero si se sintió y nos percatamos por la alerta sísmica y el movimiento de las lámparas (reported through EMSC)
Benito Juárez (Mexico, 360 km NW of epicenter) : Acaba de temblar CDMX. No estuvo tan fuerte. Probablemente de unos 5.2. paso rapido (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 359 km NW of epicenter) : Solo la alarma sismics en CDMX, no se sintió o si acaso muy levemente (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 358 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió ligeramente!! (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 358 km NW of epicenter) : Leve pero si se sintio (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 357 km NW of epicenter) : Corto pero se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Nezahualcóyotl (Mexico, 355 km NW of epicenter) : Vi la alerta sismica por television, casi no se sintio. Pero nadie se dio cuenta que habia ocurrido por la hora (reported through EMSC)
Nezahualcóyotl (Mexico, 353 km NW of epicenter) : Lo sentí ligero (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 351 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió leve en iztapalapa (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 350 km NW of epicenter) : Fue más el susto por la alerta sismica, pero, muy ligero el movimiento, solo aprecie el movimiento de los cables de luz. (reported through EMSC)
Tlalpan (Mexico, 350 km NW of epicenter) : Mas susto por la alerta sismica, cero movimiento en tlalpan. (reported through EMSC)
Iztapalapa (Mexico, 350 km NW of epicenter) : Leve en iztapalapa lo bueno sono antes la alarma (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 350 km NW of epicenter) : Muy ligero pero si se sintio (reported through EMSC)
(Mexico, 307 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió leve me movió mi cama y me espantó el sueño!!! (reported through EMSC)
Cholula (Mexico, 294 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió como merecedora mi cama y duró como 2 minutos. It felt like soft sway and last about 2 minutes (reported through EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico, 289 km NW of epicenter) : Fuerte y largo (reported through EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico, 288 km NW of epicenter) : Moderado en Puebla (reported through EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico, 288 km NW of epicenter) : El movimiento fue oscilatorio, sólo dejó molestia en sistema nervioso y espanto el sueño (reported through EMSC)
Puebla (Mexico, 287 km NW of epicenter) : Oscillating motion but not too violent this time. Light fixtures swinging, bed rocking. (reported through EMSC)
Puebla (Mexico, 287 km NW of epicenter) : Fue moderado pero se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico, 284 km NW of epicenter) : Todo tranquilo leve movimiento en puebla (reported through EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Un poco fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Acapulco de Juárez (Mexico, 257 km W of epicenter) : Definite swaying of the building seemed to last a while. (reported through EMSC)
Salina Cruz (Mexico, 249 km E of epicenter) : Lo sentí ligero en el istmo, Dios cuide a las personas de la costa de Oaxaca. Estamos con ustedes. (reported through EMSC)
Chilpancingo de los Bravo (Mexico, 240 km NW of epicenter) : Moderado, alerta anticipada (reported through EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico, 216 km N of epicenter) : Ligeramente perseptible! (reported through EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico, 215 km N of epicenter) : Se sintió un jalón (reported through EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico, 215 km N of epicenter) : Tehuacán 4 piso (reported through EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico, 212 km N of epicenter) : SkyAlert me aviso 30 seg antes (reported through EMSC)
Tlapa de Comonfort (Mexico, 158 km NW of epicenter) : estaba hablando por telefono y me dio miedo (reported through EMSC)
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