Strong Earthquake Guerrero. Mexico 08-May-14 (E141281700)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.4 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-05-08T17:00:17.260Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 17.385°N, 100.656°W
  • Seismic Region: 5 – Mexico – Guatemala Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 590 – Guerrero. Mexico
  • Earthquake depth: 24.0 km
  • Distances:
    1. 15km (9mi) N of Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico
    2. 31km (19mi) NW of Atoyac de Alvarez, Mexico
    3. 66km (41mi) ESE of Petatlan, Mexico
    4. 73km (45mi) WNW of Coyuca de Benitez, Mexico
    5. 277km (172mi) SW of Mexico City, Mexico
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000qea2

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer


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One Response to Strong Earthquake Guerrero. Mexico 08-May-14 (E141281700)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 09 May 2014 | QVS Data

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