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M 5.8 in Mexico on 09 Feb 2018 14:05 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 09 Feb 2018 14:05 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 440000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 09 Feb 2018 14:25 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.4 (MEX)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000czig (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 192 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

Seismic stress map profiles induced earthquake risk for West Texas, New Mexico

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 18:01:00 +0100phys (en)

The new study, published this month in the journal The Leading Edge , provides a color-coded map of the 75,000-square mile region that identifies those potential oil and gas development sites that would be would be most likely to trigger an associated with Previous Stanford research has shown that....

MEXICO EARTHQUAKE - Mexico reports no injuries, damage from offshore quake

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 20:20:00 +0100efe (en)

The magnitude-6 earthquake felt early Friday in the western Mexican state of Jalisco appeared to have caused no injuries or damage, officials said. Authorities in Jalisco and neighboring Colima state said they had received no reports about casualties or damage, federal Civil Protection director Luis Felipe Puente said via Twitter.

Earthquake reported off Mexico's Pacific coast

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 19:23:00 +0100wkbw (en)

An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck off the west coast of Mexico Friday morning. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was reported shortly after 6 a.m. local time off the coast of Colima, near San Patricio. There were no immediate reports of injuries or structure damage.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (68), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (6), INFORM (2),

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