This morning hundreds of users of social networks reported on Twitter to have seen “microsismos” in the downtown area of the City of Mexico, mainly in the colony Narvarte and the Valley of Mexico in the Delegation Benito Juárez, the capital of the country.
Although there was no affectation of any kind, the phenomenon was the subject of conversation on Twitter, where even the terms “Narvarte” and #Iztacalco” became Trending Topics national.
— FOROtv (@Foro_TV) September 14, 2018
Both the Service and Sismológico Nacional as the Secretary of Civil Protection in Mexico City Fausto Lugo, confirmed that there was a quake of low intensity, 2.2 degrees, located 4 miles Southwest of Iztacalco around 11:07 in the morning. The service of the application SkyAlert confirmed the same information.
EARTHQUAKE-Magnitude 2.2-Loc. 4 km to the SOUTHWEST of IZTACALCO, CDMX 14/09/18 11:07:57 Lat 19.38 Lon -99.13 Pf 1 km
— Sismologico Nacional (@SismologicoMX) September 14, 2018
SSN estimated magnitude of the earthquake in CDMX in 2.2, with its epicentre close to the eje 5 sur and Av Andres Molina. pic.twitter.com/CgDvToWlwn
— SkyAlert (@SkyAlertMx) September 14, 2018
Moments later, the SSN reported another quake, now of magnitude 1.8, registered in the same place about thirteen minutes later. Despite the low intensity of the phenomena, hundreds of users took to Twitter to report that they felt the quake, some even claimed that he felt “strong”.
Shook 2 times in the Narvarte and I need that desalojen the agency, but there is pending. I wanted a lot amikos.
— Frida Aguilar (@ffrii) September 14, 2018
Chilangos of Benito Juarez, is all well? Users report that they felt a quake in that area of the #CDMX.
— Chilango (@ChilangoCom) September 14, 2018
Narvarte and The Valley, what good is that no more it was a brinquito. I also thought that it was a truck…
— Sniper (@Miriposita) September 14, 2018
Was felt in the colonies: Narvarte, Villa de Cortés, Portals, Apatlaco, among others.
— SIMMSA (@SIMMSAmex) September 14, 2018
I with the shaking of the Narvarte pic.twitter.com/wOZksLM3Er
— Ale R. (@Alex_rmy) September 14, 2018
— lubenika (@lubenika) September 14, 2018
Blessed September, month of the quakes 😕 #Narvarte
— Marcela (@MarceCervantes) September 14, 2018
What was shock what I felt right now in the Narvarte?
— Rene Ortega-Minakata 🔭🎶🏳️🌈 (@rene_ortega_m) September 14, 2018
Remember neighbors that when there is an earthquake, there is a protocol of review by the authorities. It is very important to keep calm and attend the official indications in Narvarte and around Benito Juarez.
— Santiago Taboada (@STaboadaMx) September 14, 2018
143 mentions confirmed that perceived light earthquake #enlaDelValle
— In the Valley (@En_laDelValle) September 14, 2018
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Several reports come to us of a strong movement in the CDMX, really were 2, reported by the SSN:
* M2.2, Iztacalco – 11.07 am
* M1.8, Iztacalco – 11.20 am
— (( Compass MX )) (@BrujulaMX_) September 14, 2018
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