Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 16 May 2018 at 14:20 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 16 May 2018 at 14:20 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 16 May 2018 02:20:27 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.53°N / 100.29°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NE of Villa Madero (pop: 1,330)
24 km (15 mi) N of Arcelia (pop: 16,900)
31 km (20 mi) ENE of Cutzamala de Pinzón (pop: 5,060)
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Tejupilco de Hidalgo (pop: 25,000)
44 km (28 mi) ENE of Ciudad Altamirano (pop: 24,500)
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Teloloapan (Centro) (pop: 21,200)
158 km (98 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
158 km (98 mi) SW of Iztapalapa (pop: 1,815,800)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.610 kmGuerrero, MexicoGFZ

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387.2 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
72.7 km E of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
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Mexico City / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
141.7 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : Felt nothing in south Mexico city (reported through our app)
Periférico Sur #239 -4° piso Cd México, México (147.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
158.1 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : No se sintió movimiento alguno. (reported through our app)
Del.Cuauhtémoc (158 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Se sintió en el edificio dnd trabajo (reported through our app)
148.8 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Ciudad de México (145.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
103.6 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Me sono la alerta sismica con poco movimiento (reported through our app)
158 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
122 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
139 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Toluca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Xochimilco (148.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
154.6 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : Just a few electric cables moving weakly. (reported through our app)
Ciudad de Mexico / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : En la Ciudad de Mexico se disparó la alarma sismica lo cual quiere decir que no fue el terremoto de 4.6
159.2 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Texcoco, El Batan, Estado de Mexico / not felt
156.1 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Se sintió un poco y lis objetos wue tengo en casa colgados se movieron. (reported through our app)
mexico city (169.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 163 km NE of epicenter) : se movieron las plantas como balanceandose por unos segundos (reported through EMSC)
San Miguel Totoltepec (Mexico, 128 km NE of epicenter) : Leve movimiento en Toluca ( San Pedro Totoltepec) (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 173 km NE of epicenter) : Se percibío leve (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 173 km NE of epicenter) : Movimiento de percepción baja. (reported through EMSC)
Texcoco de Mora (Mexico, 195 km NE of epicenter) : Sonó la alarma, pero no se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 185 km NE of epicenter) : Se sintió muy leve en ecatepec (reported through EMSC)
Iztapalapa (Mexico, 175 km NE of epicenter) : Aquí en la cdmx por Zaragoza no se percibió...aunque sonó la alarma sísmica... (reported through EMSC)
Iztapalapa (Mexico, 174 km NE of epicenter) : Sonó la alerta sísmica, pero no sentí ningún movimiento. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad López Mateos (Mexico, 174 km NE of epicenter) : Leve (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 171 km NE of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 170 km NE of epicenter) : Será precursor? (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 169 km NE of epicenter) : No fue perceptible en la zona del aeropuerto (reported through EMSC)
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 169 km NE of epicenter) : En el norte de la CDMX se sintió muy leve (reported through EMSC)
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 169 km NE of epicenter) : Fue un temblor de poca magnitud (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 169 km NE of epicenter) : Muy leve en Azcapotzalco (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 169 km NE of epicenter) : No se sintio (reported through EMSC)
Naucalpan de Juárez (Mexico, 168 km NE of epicenter) : nothing felt (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 165 km NE of epicenter) : No pos wow (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 164 km NE of epicenter) : No se sintio en la Colonia del Valle , CDMX. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 163 km NE of epicenter) : Ligeramente movimiento de lámparas!! (reported through EMSC)
Benito Juárez (Mexico, 163 km NE of epicenter) : En la Nápoles no se sintió nada. Sólo el susto de la alarma (reported through EMSC)
Tlalpan (Mexico, 157 km NE of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Álvaro Obregón (Mexico, 154 km NE of epicenter) : Se sintió muy leve en Santa Fe. (reported through EMSC)
Tlajomulco de Zúñiga (Mexico, 389 km NW of epicenter) : Delil, oscilación de lamparas. (reported through EMSC)
Chilpancingo de los Bravo (Mexico, 155 km SE of epicenter) : Se sintio leve en Chilpancingo (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 155 km NE of epicenter) : Movimiento leve. (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 150 km NE of epicenter) : Fue leve pero se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 146 km NE of epicenter) : Nada en la GAM (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 143 km NE of epicenter) : No lo senti vamos manejando (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 142 km NE of epicenter) : Se sintió muy tenue en el norte de CDMX (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 137 km NE of epicenter) : Very small movement (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 137 km NE of epicenter) : Estuvo leve en el norte de la ciudad de México (reported through EMSC)
Tlalpan (Mexico, 120 km NE of epicenter) : No se sintió en la CDMX en realidad estoy al sur de la ciudad donde es la zona más fuerte. No se si al norte, poniente y centro si se sintio (reported through EMSC)
Toluca (Mexico, 84 km NE of epicenter) : En Toluca de ledro muy leve (reported through EMSC)
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