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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 22 km north of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 21:43 GMT

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 22 km north of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 21:43 GMT Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 22 km north of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 21:43 GMT

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 151 km depth

1 Oct 21:50 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Oct 1 21:53: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 151.0 km.
Date & time: Oct 1, 2018 21:43:05 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 151.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.88°N / 93.77°W (Estoracón, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.88°S / 86.23°E
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Emiliano Zapata (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WNW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) W of Berriozabal (Berriozábal) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) W of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) N of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WNW of Chiapas (Chiapa de Corzo) (pop: 45,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) N of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) NW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
633 km (393 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.1151 kmChiapas, MexicoGFZ
5.2171 km CHIAPAS, MEXICOEMSC
5.4122 km- 25km W of Cintalapa de Figueroa, MexicoUSGS
5.2137 kmChiapas, MexicoGeoAu

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Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, México (69.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Strong rolling feel.  
nejapa de madero, oaxaca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : felt more again tody, so tremors two days in a row  
Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas (73.2 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Cordoba (Santa Leticia), Fortín, Veracruz (405.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Ciudad de México (640.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Movimiento muy ligero de objetos colgantes (reported through our app)  
Cuernavaca, Morelos (618.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas (71.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Pachuca, Hidalgo (634.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Azcapotzalco, Mexico City (640.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Benito Juárez (Mexico, 634 km NW of epicenter) : ligero mareo (reported through EMSC)  
Coyoacán (Mexico, 623 km NW of epicenter) : Coapa; CDMX no se sintió (reported through EMSC)  
San Juan Bautista Tuxtepec (Mexico, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Lo senti fuerte y duro poco tiempo (reported through EMSC)  
Salina Cruz (Mexico, 163 km SW of epicenter) : Se sintió fuerte en salina cruz (reported through EMSC)  
Coatzacoalcos (Mexico, 160 km NW of epicenter) : started slow, grew in intensity and suddenly stopped. (reported through EMSC)  
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 77 km E of epicenter) : The hotel real de amber the beds are on concrete slabs. They shook firmly. We all exited the building. (reported through EMSC)  
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 76 km E of epicenter) : Fue una sacudía fuerte, el cual pudo sentirse de manera general en la población de Tuxtla Gutiérrez. Fue de 5.7 de magnitud. La cifra oficial. (reported through EMSC)  
Córdoba (Mexico, 403 km NW of epicenter) : Pretty small shake. Nothing down. (reported through EMSC)  
Coxcatlán (Mexico, 393 km NW of epicenter) : La cama un solo sacudion (reported through EMSC)  
Coatzacoalcos (Mexico, 156 km NW of epicenter) : started light, increased and suddenly stopped (reported through EMSC)  
Centro (Mexico, 153 km NE of epicenter) : Duró muy poco tiempo (reported through EMSC)  
Juchitán de Zaragoza (Mexico, 142 km W of epicenter) : Una sacudida fuerte (reported through EMSC)  
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