Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico on Saturday, 6 September 2014

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.1 - Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, sabato, 06 settembre 2014

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.1 - Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, sabato, 06 settembre 2014

Strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 18 km depth

6 Sep 19:30 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
Sep 6 20:10: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.4 a 6.1.
Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 18.0 km.
Data & ora: 6 Sep 2014 07:23:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 6.1
Profondità: 18.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 18,77°N / 107,05°W (Messico)
Nearby towns and cities:
214 km SW da Vicente Guerrero (Las Lomas Coloradas) (Tomatlán) (pop: 264)
266 km W da Cihuatlán (pop: 16,500)
280 km SW da Puerto Vallarta (pop: 203,300)
287 km W da Manzanillo (pop: 130,000)
334 km W da Tecoman (pop: 85,700)
353 km W da Ciudad de Villa de Alvarez (Villa de Alvarez) (pop: 117,600)
437 km WSW da Guadalajara (pop: 1,495,200)
836 km W da Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 8,9 x 1013 joules (24,8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1,3 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 6.118 kmOff Coast of Jalisco, MexicoGFZ
M 5.918 km222km WSW of Tomatlan, MexicoUSGS
M 5.610 km257 km al SUROESTE de CIHUATLAN, JALSSN
M 5.918 kmWSW of Tomatlan, MexicoGeoAu

shake map
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User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
dallas / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
fort worth, tx / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Aftershocks of the 6.1 quake Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, 6 September 19:23 UTC

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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, on Saturday, 6 September 2014 at 19:23 (GMT)
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