DATASET

Earthquake in Southern Mexico (2017-09-11)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2017-09-11 23:00:00
Event time (UTC): 2017-09-08 04:49:00
Event type: Earthquake (Ground shaking)

Activation reason:
On the 7th of September 2017 just before midnight, local time, a magnitude 8.2 quake struck off the Mexico’s southern Pacific coast, 165km west of the state of Chiapas. The earthquake has killed many people and caused mass evacuation. The states of Oaxaca and Chiapas were badly impacted and thousands of houses were destroyed in many towns.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 13

Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2017): Earthquake in Southern Mexico (2017-09-11). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/5bcfdafc-17cd-43fc-ab18-1174167dd0d5

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus EMS Emergency Management Copernicus Service Earthquake Emergency Mapping EMSR240 MEX Mexico Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR240]: Earthquake in Southern Mexico (2017-09-11)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((-95.2363929327 16.4684173348,-92.221712648 16.4684173348,-92.221712648 14.847666429,-95.2363929327 14.847666429,-95.2363929327 16.4684173348))
GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2017-09-11
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR240 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/5bcfdafc-17cd-43fc-ab18-1174167dd0d5
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