Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Michoac?n, 270 km west of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on 2020-02-12 01:41:13 -06:00 -

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Michoac?n, 270 km west of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on 2020-02-12 01:41:13 -06:00

Séisme faible magnitude 4.2 at 88 km depth

12 Feb 07:55 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 14 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Feb 2020 07:41:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-12 01:41:13 -06:00
Magnitude: 4.2
Profondeur: 88.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.6229°N / 101.5464°W (Churumuco, Michoacán, Mexique)
Volcan le plus près: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km ONO de El Guayabo (Michoacán) (pop: 83) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
12 km ESE de Churumuco de Morelos (Michoacán) (pop: 4,730) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
47 km SE de La Huacana (Michoacán) (pop: 9,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
53 km S de Puruaran (Puruarán, Michoacán) (pop: 7,160) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
67 km SSE de Ario de Rosales (Michoacán) (pop: 16,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
68 km O de Huetamo de Nuñez (Huetamo de Núñez, Michoacán) (pop: 21,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
69 km S de Tacambaro de Codallos (Centro, Michoacán) (pop: 25,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
73 km SE de Nueva Italia de Ruiz (Nueva Italia, Michoacán) (pop: 32,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
126 km SSO de Morelia (Michoacán) (pop: 597,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
270 km OSO de Mexico (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
4.288 km9km E of Nuevo Churumuco, MexicoUSGS
4.766 kmGuerrero, MexicoEMSC

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Lázaro Cárdenas (Mexico, 56 km SW of epicenter) : Nothing in particular, it was very strange because I was starting to read an article about a glaciar desprendiment in north pole and sudenly, felt The big wave and The deep low sound of The earthquake. Very fast but intense... (reported through EMSC)  
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