Major Earthquake Central Mexico 19-Sep-17 (E172621814)

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Derived from USGS and other event data. See details below.
Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 7.1 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-09-19T18:14:39.300Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 18.584°N, 98.399°W
  • Seismic Region: 34 – Eastern North America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 5230 – Central Mexico
  • Earthquake depth: 51.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000ar20
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-09-19T18:32:07.040Z

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Great Earthquake Near Coast Of Chiapas. Mexico 08-Sep-17 (E172510449)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 8.1 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-09-08T04:49:21.410Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 15.068°N, 93.715°W
  • Seismic Region: 5 – Mexico – Guatemala Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 690 – Near Coast Of Chiapas. Mexico
  • Earthquake depth: 69.7 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000ahv0
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-09-08T15:46:17.756Z

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Strong Earthquake Bonin Islands. Japan Region 07-Sep-17 (E172501726)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.1 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-09-07T17:26:49.580Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 27.758°N, 139.812°E
  • Seismic Region: 18 – Guam to Japan
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2120 – Bonin Islands. Japan Region
  • Earthquake depth: 456.9 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000ahlq
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-09-07T17:43:29.040Z

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Strong Earthquake South Sandwich Islands Region 04-Sep-17 (E172470807)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-09-04T08:07:35.380Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 57.789°S, 25.578°W
  • Seismic Region: 10 – Southern Antilles
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1530 – South Sandwich Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 35.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000afh9
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-09-04T08:27:36.040Z

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Strong Earthquake North Korea 03-Sep-17 (E172460330)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.3 [subject to review and confirmation]

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USGS are now reporting this as an explosion
Possible explosion, located near the site where North Korea has detonated nuclear explosions in the past. If this event was an explosion, the USGS National Earthquake Information Center cannot determine its type, whether nuclear or any other possible type. The Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC) is the sole organization in the federal government whose mission is to detect and report technical data from foreign nuclear explosions.

  • Date-Time: 2017-09-03T03:30:01.940Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 41.343°N, 129.036°E
  • Seismic Region: 41 – Eastern Asia
  • Seismic Geo Area: 6590 – North Korea
  • Earthquake depth: 0.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000aert
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-09-03T07:27:29.770Z

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Strong Earthquake Southern Sumatra. Indonesia 31-Aug-17 (E172431706)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.2 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-08-31T17:06:57.060Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 1.123°S, 99.708°E
  • Seismic Region: 24 – Sunda Arc
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2740 – Southern Sumatra. Indonesia
  • Earthquake depth: 49.5 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000adjh
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-08-31T17:23:09.040Z

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Strong Earthquake Northern Xinjiang. China 08-Aug-17 (E172202327)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.3 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-08-08T23:27:53.960Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 44.323°N, 82.837°E
  • Seismic Region: 28 – Lake Issyk-Kul to Lake Baykal
  • Seismic Geo Area: 3320 – Northern Xinjiang. China
  • Earthquake depth: 25.9 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us2000a65e
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-08-08T23:46:00.040Z

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