Terremoto moderado mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 114 km WSW of Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan, Mexico, 2021-05-03 01:04:33 (Hora de México) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 114 km WSW of Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan, Mexico, 2021-05-03 01:04:33 (Hora de México)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.2 at 9 km depth

3 May 06:17 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 13 minutos.
3 May 06:21: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: SSN
Update Mon, 3 May 2021, 06:21
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake 73 km southwest of Boca del Tanque, Mexico
4.2 quake 2 May 11:04 pm (GMT -7)
4.2 quake 2 May 11:04 pm (GMT -7)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred late at night on Sunday 2 May 2021 at 11:04 pm local time near Boca del Tanque, Aquila, Michoacan, Mexico, as reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a very shallow depth of 9 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Boca del Tanque (pop. 20) located 73 km from the epicenter.

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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 3 May 2021 06:04:33 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2021-05-03 01:04:33 (Hora de México)
Magnitud: 4.2
Prof.: 9.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17.55°N / 103.2°W (Océano Pacífico Norte, México)
Antipode: 17.55°S / 76.8°E
Volcán mas cercano: Colima (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km al SSO de Boca del Tanque (pop: 20) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
114 km al OSO de Ciudad Lázaro Cárdenas (pop: 79,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
114 km al OSO de La Orilla (pop: 20,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
117 km al OSO de Las Guacamayas (pop: 38,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
132 km al SO de Arteaga (Centro) (pop: 10,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
137 km al S de Matamoros (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
137 km al SSE de La Loma (pop: 7,310) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
139 km al SSO de Aguililla (pop: 8,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
159 km al SO de La Mira Tumbiscatio (pop: 14,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
478 km al OSO de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 26.5°C (80 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from WNW
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 MWh, equivalente a 30.1 toneladas de TNT) Más 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.
RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
4.29 km107 Km Al SUROESTE De LA MIRA, MICH, MexicoSSN
4.29 kmOFFSHORE MICHOACAN, MEXICOEMSC

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