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Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake: Oaxaca, Mexico

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Sat Sep 23rd 2017 12:53:02 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.1 mww) located in Oaxaca, Mexico. Seismic region Mexico - Guatemala Area.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station USGCB in the network is 2,790.5 km.

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Details

Time:Sat Sep 23rd 2017 12:53:02 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.1 mww
Location:(16.7365,-94.9462)
Depth:9.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:1449198,1507169
nass,ndef:119,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
MONP2_HHZ25.22124.63P1506171508.2504-1-0.05iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721526951
MONP2_HHN25.22124.63S1506171778.6369-1-3.157iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527045
TR03_HHZ25.518125.52P1506171511.1532-10.146iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721526960
TR03_HHE25.518125.52S1506171785.5212-1-1.763iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527053
TR02_HHZ25.519125.55P1506171511.0999-10.086iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721526961
TR02_HHE25.519125.55S1506171785.2292-1-2.068iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527052
LVA2_HHZ25.578125.21P1506171511.762877.4790.206iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525402
LVA2_HHE25.578125.21S1506171784.2808-13.755iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527054
TRO_HHZ25.586125.71P1506171511.740199.5130.116iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525400
TRO_HHE25.586125.71S1506171786.4362-1-2.095iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527055
PFO_HHZ25.66125.81P1506171512.146287.712-0.153iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525404
PFO_HHE25.66125.81S1506171786.5143-1-3.38iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527062
FRD_HHZ25.689125.39P1506171512.734574.3540.176iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525408
FRD_HHE25.689125.39S1506171788.5644-1-1.855iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527064
CPE_HHZ25.693123.58P1506171512.053628.962-0.541iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525411
CPE_HHE25.693123.58S1506171785.9147-13.578iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527065
JORD_HHE25.705125.28S1506171786.9202-1-3.794iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527066
SND_HHZ25.729125.47P1506171513.130947.4350.206iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525417
SND_HHE25.729125.47S1506171791.3179-10.159iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527068
BZN_HHZ25.731125.28P1506171513.087597.4290.146iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525412
BZN_HHE25.731125.28S1506171788.3506-1-2.841iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527069
SIO5_HHZ25.768123.28P1506171513.060219.789-0.212iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525413
WMC_HHZ25.784125.41P1506171513.565658.1760.146iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525410
WMC_HHE25.784125.41S1506171789.127-1-3.029iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527073
TMSP_HHZ25.814125.48P1506171513.9627-10.265iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721526972
TMSP_HHE25.814125.48S1506171790.5982-1-2.117iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527072
CRY_HHZ25.822125.3P1506171513.908164.3490.146iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525414
CRY_HHE25.822125.3S1506171790.3646-1-2.481iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527075
GVAR1_HHN25.859125.51S1506171790.7055-1-2.827iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527077
RRSP_HHZ25.873125.44P1506171514.3726-10.146iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721526975
RRSP_HHE25.873125.44S1506171791.7242-1-2.057iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527078
KNW_HHZ25.891125.59P1506171514.324388.279-0.063iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525416
KNW_HHE25.891125.59S1506171790.6914-1-3.413iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527079
RHIL_HHZ25.907125.43P1506171514.7721-10.236iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721526977
RHIL_HHE25.907125.43S1506171791.4374-1-2.968iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527080
RDM_HHZ25.934125.24P1506171514.837282.8250.056iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721525418
RDM_HHE25.934125.24S1506171791.6817-1-3.215iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527082
SMER_HHZ26.057124.45P1506171515.4688-1-0.421iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721526982
SMER_HHN26.057124.45S1506171793.3876-1-3.737iasp91dbp:jtytell:1721527086

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