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Overall Green Earthquake alert in Mexico on 21 Jan 2016 18:06 UTC
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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 6.6M, Depth:10km
  • on 21 Jan 2016 18:06 UTC
  • No people within 100km
  • inserted at 21 Jan 2016 18:27:00 UTC

Tsunami

The maximum Tsunami wave height is  0.2m in Ipala, Mexico. This height is estimated for 21-Jan-2016 18:37:07.

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Articles: 481 | About casualties: 10 | Last hour: 0

Magnitude-6.6 quake hits off west coast of Mexico: USGS
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 01:08:00 +0100   globaltimes (en)

An earthquake measuring 6.6 magnitude struck off the west coast of Mexico on Thursday, the US Geological Survey(USGS) said. The quake jolted 215 km southwest of Tomatlan, Jalisco, Mexico at 18:07 GMT. The epicenter, with a depth of 10km, was initially determined to be at 18.6 degrees north latitude and 107.

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No tsunami alert as M6.6 temblor hits off western Mexico
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:43:00 +0100   japantimes (en)

MEXICO CITY – Authorities say a strong earthquake has struck well off the Pacific coast of western Mexico. There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries, and no tsunami are expected. The U.S. Geological Survey says Thursday’s quake had a magnitude of 6.

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Magnitude-6.6 quake hits off west coast of Mexico: USGS
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 22:34:00 +0100   xinhuanet_en (en)

MEXICO CITY, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 6.6 magnitude struck off the west coast of Mexico on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey(USGS) said. The quake jolted 215 km southwest of Tomatlan, Jalisco, Mexico at 18:07 GMT. The epicenter, with a depth of 10km, was initially determined to be at 18.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (2), JRC (123), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (2), NEIC (4), WMO (2), USGS (2), NOAA (1),

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