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What Are Teachable Moments?
February 16, 2018 (23:39:42 UTC)
Magnitude 7.2 Oaxaca, Mexico
A magnitude 7.2 earthquake has occurred in Oaxaca, Mexico at a depth of 24.6 km (15 miles). It was felt as far away as Guatemala. There have been no reported deaths directly linked to the earthquake.
Teachable Moment Presentation
10 slide Powerpoint presentation/animation (zipped ppt 5.96 MB / pdf 1.03 MB)
Presentación en Español (zipped ppt 6.79 MB / pdf 1.11 MB)
USGS Event Page
IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) Pages
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