Mag. 4.5 earthquake - GUERRERO, MEXICO, on Monday, 21 May 2018 at 02:33 (GMT)

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - GUERRERO, MEXICO, on Monday, 21 May 2018 at 02:33 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 39 km depth

21 May 02:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 21 May 2018 02:33:33 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.09°N / 98.68°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (215 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) S of Malinaltepec (pop: 1,190)
29 km (18 mi) NW of Chimalapa (Chacalapa) (pop: 733)
41 km (25 mi) NNW of Azoyu (Azoyú) (pop: 4,210)
46 km (29 mi) ENE of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400)
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000)
53 km (33 mi) NW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100)
133 km (83 mi) ENE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
264 km (164 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.539 km GUERRERO, MEXICOEMSC

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260.7 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
CDMX (258.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Fue muy ligero el movimiento en la CDMX. Todo tranquilo. (reported through our app)
Vero Beach Florida (2210.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I am a light sleeper, I awoke to the bed shaking at 1:36 am
253.5 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
263.1 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
188.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
196.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Muy débil (reported through our app)
254.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskii / not felt : We don't felt it but our bra lamp and clock chains were shaking.
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 274 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió leve en el norte de la CDMX (reported through EMSC)
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 266 km NW of epicenter) : Las alertas sísmicas de la ciudad de México están muy mal!!!No suenan muchas de ellas!!! (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 261 km NW of epicenter) : en el d.f no lo senti solo mi perro corre por todos lados (reported through EMSC)
(Mexico, 52 km N of epicenter) : Me asustó (reported through EMSC)
San Luis Acatlán (Mexico, 32 km S of epicenter) : AMLO me chupa la [email protected] wey... (reported through EMSC)
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