Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 21 May 2018 at 02:15 (GMT)

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 21 May 2018 at 02:15 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

21 May 02:22 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 21 May 2018 02:15:19 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.59°N / 98.4°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (161 km / 100 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) ENE of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000)
30 km (18 mi) SE of Huamuxtitlan (Huamuxtitlán) (pop: 6,060)
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán) (pop: 4,860)
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Olinala (Olinalá) (pop: 5,790)
50 km (31 mi) NW of Santiago Juxtlahuaca (pop: 8,310)
70 km (44 mi) WSW of Ciudad de Huajuapan de Leon (pop: 53,000)
162 km (101 mi) S of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100)
218 km (136 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.810 kmGuerrero, MexicoGFZ
M 5.251 km GUERRERO, MEXICOEMSC
M 5.248 km- 18km SE of Xalpatlahuac, MexicoUSGS

User reports for this quake (52)

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Ciudad de México (224.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
211 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Iztapalapa CDMX / not felt
208.6 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Los héroes chalco / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Se sintió leve En los héroes chalco edo. De mex.
159 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
159 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Ecatepec, Estado de México (224.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
CDMX (224.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
224.8 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Tlapa de Comonfort (17.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Huajuapan de Leon / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puebla / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
159.6 km N of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Windows shaking. Lights fell off ceiling. Granite countertops cracked.
234.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
242.6 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Puebla / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 241 km NW of epicenter) : Leve a moderado en Azcapotzalco CDMX (reported through EMSC)
Melchor Ocampo (Mexico, 267 km NW of epicenter) : Very strong earthquake wey. (reported through EMSC)
Santiago Teyahualco (Mexico, 262 km NW of epicenter) : Si se siento leve en tultitlanArrepientance malditos pecadores esto es el fin (reported through EMSC)
Coacalco de Berriozábal (Mexico, 261 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió leve en Coacalco estado de México (reported through EMSC)
Tlalnepantla (Mexico, 253 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió muy leve en Tlalnepantla estado de México cp 54120 (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 241 km NW of epicenter) : Vivo en 1er piso no lo senti ni sonó la alarma de otra aplicación que suena, personas de 2dos pisos si lo sintieron leve (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 238 km NW of epicenter) : No se persivio al momento el sismo pero si se sintio (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 229 km NW of epicenter) : Lo sentimos en el la Campestre Churubuso (reported through EMSC)
Tlajomulco de Zúñiga (Mexico, 631 km NW of epicenter) : Debil leve (reported through EMSC)
Cuautitlán (Mexico, 265 km NW of epicenter) : Nada (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 255 km NW of epicenter) : Monumento ligero. (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 254 km NW of epicenter) : Ligeramente se sintió en San Cristóbal, Ecatepec de Morelos. (reported through EMSC)
Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 254 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió como un jalón y duro muy poquito tiempo (reported through EMSC)
Naucalpan de Juárez (Mexico, 253 km NW of epicenter) : Muy inesperado (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 249 km NW of epicenter) : Casi no se sintió, y la alarma de esta app no avisó (reported through EMSC)
Calpulalpan (Mexico, 245 km NW of epicenter) : Ligero (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 244 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió leve en la centro de la ciudad de México (reported through EMSC)
Nezahualcóyotl (Mexico, 243 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió leve aunque duro muy poco (reported through EMSC)
Texcoco de Mora (Mexico, 241 km NW of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Nezahualcóyotl (Mexico, 240 km NW of epicenter) : Cdmx no se percibió (reported through EMSC)
Mexico City (Mexico, 240 km NW of epicenter) : I felt a little shake. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 240 km NW of epicenter) : Maybe just a heavy truck. Monterrey y Oaxaca streets (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 240 km NW of epicenter) : Movimiento ligero casi imperceptible. Desde delegación Gustavo A Madero en CDMX. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 239 km NW of epicenter) : sin movimiento (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 238 km NW of epicenter) : leve varios segundos movimienti lamparas (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 237 km NW of epicenter) : Muy leve (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 236 km NW of epicenter) : De sintió poco (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 235 km NW of epicenter) : Solo el susto de la alarma sísmica. (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 234 km NW of epicenter) : Ligeramente sentí movimiento telúrico (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 231 km NW of epicenter) : Se moviern mucho las lámparas colgantes!! (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 228 km NW of epicenter) : Buenas noches. Se sintió un poco leve pero se sintió, estoy en CDMVñX delegación Tlalpan. Buenas noches y que dios nos proteja. (reported through EMSC)
Zitlaltepec (Mexico, 209 km N of epicenter) : Lo senti (reported through EMSC)
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza (Mexico, 187 km N of epicenter) : Se sintió Masomenos fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Calipan (Mexico, 165 km NE of epicenter) : Pues yo no senti nada, aqui no Mas mi mujer, pero extremadamente leve (reported through EMSC)
(Mexico, 26 km NW of epicenter) : Esta temblando (reported through EMSC)
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