Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - 8.3 km north of Tesistan, Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2021-04-18 01:21:32 (Hora de México) -

Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - 8.3 km north of Tesistan, Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2021-04-18 01:21:32 (Hora de México)

Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 7 km depth

18 Apr 06:25 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 4 minutes.
Update Sun, 18 Apr 2021, 06:41
Earthquake reported few minutes ago near Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
We are receiving unverified early reports of seismic activity in or near Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico on 18 Apr 2021 (GMT) at approximately 06:23.
There are no details yet on the magnitude or depth of this earthquake. We expect more accurate data to emerge in the next few minutes. The location and magnitude mentioned are indicative and temporary until the AllQuakes monitoring service receives more exact scientific data from a national or international seismological agency. Check back here shortly and stay safe.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Apr 18, 2021 06:21:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-18 01:21:32 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.87°N / 103.44°W (Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico)
Antipode: 20.87°S / 76.56°E
Nearest volcano: Ceboruco (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) SW of El Taray (pop: 79) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NNE of Tesistán (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NNE of Tesistan (pop: 62,400) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Nuevo México (Bam 5) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Zapopan (pop: 1,142,500) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Guadalajara (pop: 1,495,200) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NNW of Tlaquepaque (pop: 575,900) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Tonala (pop: 408,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) N of Hacienda Santa Fe (pop: 86,900) --> See nearby quakes!
478 km (297 mi) WNW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.87 km9 Km Al NORESTE De TESISTAN, JAL, MexicoSSN
3.87 kmJALISCO, MEXICOEMSC

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Nextipac (14.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s : Estaba sentada de lo más normal y de repente se movió toda mi habitación, el ventanal vibró y pasó algo rápido.  
Paseos Del Sol, Zapopan (26.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s : Estaba acostado viendo la TV y solo escuche mis ventanas crujir muy poco / I was lying down watching TV and I only hear my windows creak very little  
Valle de los molinos. Zapopan Jalisco (1.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Estaba dormida y sentí que movían la cama, desperté y en efecto se estaba moviendo todo... vivo en un tercer piso.  
Jesús Medina Guadalajara Colonia San marcos / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s : Estaba acostado y sentí como si algo hubiera golpeado las paredes de mi casa, vivo en el tercer piso y se sintió dos veces ese golpeteo en bardas y ventanas  
Guadalajara Jalisco / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Estaba dormida cuando el sismo ocurrió mi madre me despertó para salir, entre sueños podía sentir que me movían mi cama.  
Tlaquepaque, Jalisco (31.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
La Cuchilla (Extramuros de Tesistan), Zapopan, Jalisco (10.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Nuevo México, Zapopan, Jalisco (14.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Tlajomulco de Zúñiga (45.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
near Tizapan el Alto, Jalisco (80 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Nuevo México, Zapopan, Jalisco (10.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Valle de los molinos (2.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Tesistan, Zapopan, Jalisco (5.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : Movimiento moderado de los muebles y las puertas tronaban.  
La Cuchilla (Extramuros de Tesistan), Zapopan, Jalisco (9.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Zapopan (9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : Vibración de la cama y sillón durante unos segundos  
Guadalajara (9.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Nuevo México, Zapopan, Jalisco (14 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s
Tesistan, Zapopan, Jalisco (5.7 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / very short : Se sintió un golpe muy fuerte y después retumbó  
Nuevo México, Zapopan, Jalisco (12.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
San Esteban (San Miguel Tateposco), Zapopan, Jalisco (12 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s : I Started feeling a little Worried but it didn’t last long  
Nuevo México, Zapopan, Jalisco (15.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Zapopan, Jalisco (16.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Guadalajara, Jalisco (22.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Guadalajara, Jalisco (21 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : I felt dizzy, and then hear the windows shake like 2 seconds, im in upper floors  
La Cuchilla (Extramuros de Tesistan), Zapopan, Jalisco (9.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
Guadalajara (21.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Zapopan (9.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Zapopan (9.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Zapopan (13.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short
Solares / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short
Tlaquepaque Centro / not felt
Zapapan / not felt
San gaspar de las flores tonala / not felt : Didn't feel a thing  
Ajijic, Jalisco,Mexico / not felt : Nothing  
Zapopsn / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
San Antonio Tlayacapan / not felt
Mayra Mirador del bosque Carretera Colotlán / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Guadalajara / not felt : Nothing, I was asleep  
El salto, las pintas / not felt : I was sleeping and felt nothing  
Zapopan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : Como un breve jalón, las ventanas se escucharon moverse.  
Guadalajara / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Tesistán / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 1-2 s
Sleeping / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
GUDALAJARA JALISCO / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short : THE WALL MOVED WITH MY BED AND THE DOOR MOVED TOO  
Zapopan / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Zapopan / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Zapopan, Valle Real / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
avestruz #821 / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Zapopan / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Mi silla se tambaleó de repente  
Zapopan / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Home / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : Just a vertical movement  
Zapopan / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
Colonia Monumental. Guadalajara, Jalisco / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Zapopan / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Solares / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short
Zapopan Jalisco / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Zapopan / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Campo Real, Jal / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / complex motion difficult to describe / very short : De sacudió la cama  
Guadalajara / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s
Zapopan, Jalisco / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
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