Terremoto leve mag. 4.7 - Coyuca de Catalan, 16 km SSW of Ciudad Altamirano, Pungarabato, Guerrero, Mexico, Thursday, 08 Apr. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.7 - Coyuca de Catalan, 16 km SSW of Ciudad Altamirano, Pungarabato, Guerrero, Mexico, Thursday, 08 Apr. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.7 at 57 km depth

8 Apr 01:35 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 16 minutos.
8 Apr 01:42: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: SSN
Update Thu, 8 Apr 2021, 01:39
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.6 just reported 11 km southwest of Heroica Zitacuaro, Mexico
4.6 quake 7 Apr 8:19 pm (GMT -5)
4.6 quake 7 Apr 8:19 pm (GMT -5)
Just 19 minutes ago, a 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck near Heroica Zitacuaro, Zitácuaro, Michoacan, Mexico. The tremor was recorded in the evening on Wednesday 7 April 2021 at 8:19 pm local time, at an intermediate to considerable depth of 154.1 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the United States Geological Survey, the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.6 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include El Gigante (pop. 11) located 5 km from the epicenter, Heroica Zitacuaro (pop. 84,300) 11 km away, Tuzantla (pop. 15,300) 24 km away, Valle de Bravo (pop. 25,600) 38 km away, Ciudad Hidalgo (pop. 60,500) 38 km away, Maravatio de Ocampo (pop. 34,400) 58 km away, Zinacantepec (pop. 54,200) 74 km away, Toluca (pop. 489,300) 83 km away, and Morelia (pop. 597,500) 87 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 8 Apr 2021 01:19:28 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Wednesday, 7 Apr 2021 20:19 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 4.7
Profundidad: 57.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 18.23°N / 100.73°W (Coyuca de Catalan, Estado de Guerrero, México)
Volcán mas cercano: Zitácuaro-Valle de Bravo (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km al SE de San José (San José la Queseria) (pop: 202) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
16 km al SSO de Ciudad Altamirano (pop: 25,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
20 km al O de Tlapehuala (pop: 9,330) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al SSE de Huetamo de Nuñez (Huetamo de Núñez, Michoacán) (pop: 21,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al OSO de Arcelia (pop: 18,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
92 km al O de Teloloapan (Centro) (pop: 23,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
96 km al NE de Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
97 km al SO de Tejupilco de Hidalgo (México) (pop: 25,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
150 km al ONO de Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop: 187,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
215 km al SO de Ciudad de México (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 31.5°C (89 F), humidity: 23%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SW
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.5150 km4 Km NE of Huanguitío, MexicoUSGS
4.583 kmMichoacan, MexicoGFZ

User reports for this quake (5)

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YUMA (2122.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s : Vibrating and rocking swaying. Cat meowing right before it, sure love to know why there's been so many. Heard. Volcano erupted, I don't remember there being this many, back to back to back everyday. Same low intensity though | One user found this interesting.  
Ciudad Altamirano, Guerrero, México (15.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating : Duró un momento, se sintió una vibración que sacudió la casa. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
199.8 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
279.7 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Mexico City / not felt
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