* Astronomy

Members Login
Post Info TOPIC: Mexico Quake


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
RE: Mexico Quake
Permalink  
 


A strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred at 18:47:15 (UTC) on Saturday, January 21, 2012, offshore of the Chiapas region, 57 km SSW from Mapastepec, at a depth of 66.1 km.

Location 14.959N, 93.107W



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

A powerful 6.7 magnitude earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, knocking out lights in parts of the capital and sending people rushing into the streets.
Reuters reporters in Mexico City said the earthquake seemed to go on for an unusually long period. There were no immediate reports of damage but residents ran out of apartment buildings and stores.

Read more



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

Update:
A strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake occurred at 01:47:26 (UTC) on Sunday, December 11, 2011, in the Guerrero region, 42 km SW of Iguala, at a depth of 64.9 km.

Location 18.038N, 99.796W



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

A strong magnitude 6.8 earthquake occurred at 01:47:26 (UTC) on Sunday, December 11, 2011, in the Guerrero region, 34 km NNW from Chichihualco, at a depth of 58.1 km.

Location 17.970N, 99.763W



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

A strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake occurred at 12:32:00 (UTC) on Tuesday, November 01, 2011, in the Revilla Gigedo islands region, 227 km NE of Socorro Island, at a depth of 5 km.

Location 19.889N, 109.174W



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

Atlacomulco is a city and municipality located in the northwest of the State of Mexico in central Mexico, 63 km from the state capital of Toluca.
Read more



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

A strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake occurred at 13:11:24 (UTC) on Thursday, April 07, 2011, in the Veracruz region, 91 km SSE of Coatzacoalcos, at a depth of 167.4 km.

Location 17.431N, 93.978W



__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

A strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake occurred at 02:12:00 (UTC) on Tuesday, August 24, 2010, off the coast of Jalisco region, 290 km SW of Puerto Vallarta, at a depth of 10 km.

Location 18.867N, 107.327W


__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

A strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred at 07:22:28 (UTC) on Wednesday, June 30, 2010, in the Oaxaca region, 125 km WSW of Oaxaca, at a depth of 20 km.

Location 16.527N, 97.760W

__________________


L

Posts: 131433
Date:
Permalink  
 

NASA Radar Images Show How Mexico Quake Deformed Earth

NASA has released the first-ever airborne radar images of the deformation in Earth's surface caused by a major earthquake -- the magnitude 7.2 temblor that rocked Mexico's state of Baja California and parts of the American Southwest on April 4.
The data reveal that in the area studied, the quake moved the Calexico, Calif., region in a downward and southerly direction up to 80 centimetres.

Read more

__________________
«First  <  1 2 3 4  >  Last»  | Page of 4  sorted by
Quick Reply

Please log in to post quick replies.



Create your own FREE Forum
Report Abuse
Powered by ActiveBoard