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What Are Teachable Moments?
September 19, 2017 (18:14:39 UTC)
Magnitude 7.1 Mexico
A magnitude 7.1 earthquake has occurred 120 km SE of Mexico City collapsing buildings, homes, and bridges across hundreds of miles. Nearly 140 people had been reported killed across the country, but that figure was expected to climb as rescue and recovery proceeds.
Teachable Moment Presentation
12 slide Powerpoint presentation/animation (zipped ppt 10.3 MB / pdf 1.11 MB)
Presentación en Español (zipped ppt 12.2 MB / pdf 1.27 MB)
USGS Event Page
IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) Pages
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