A magnitude 8.1 earthquake was measured in the Pacific region offshore Chiapas, Mexico at 04:49:21 UTC on September 8th 2017. The magnitude 8.1 quake struck off the country’s southern Pacific coast, 100 miles (165km) west of the state of Chiapas just before midnight … "F$H:R��!z��F�Qd?r9�\A&�G���rQ��h������E��]�a�4z�Bg�����E#H �*B=��0H�I��p�p�0MxJ$�D1��D, V���ĭ����KĻ�Y�dE�"E��I2���E�B�G��t�4MzN�����r!YK� ���?%_&�#���(��0J:EAi��Q�(�()ӔWT6U@���P+���!�~��m���D�e�Դ�!��h�Ӧh/��']B/����ҏӿ�?a0n�hF!��X���8����܌k�c&5S�����6�l��Ia�2c�K�M�A�!�E�#��ƒ�d�V��(�k��e���l ����}�}�C�q�9 Its epicenter was about 55 km south of the city of Puebla. The 2017 Puebla earthquake struck at 13:14 CDT on 19 September 2017 with an estimated magnitude of Mw7.1 and strong shaking for about 20 seconds. endstream endobj 449 0 obj <>stream The earthquake also impacted 26 Latter-day Saint meetinghouses. endstream endobj 451 0 obj <>stream )U!���$5�X�3/9�� �(�$5�j�%V*�'��&*���r" (,!��!�0b;�C��Ң2(��ɘ� � I�8/ This earthquake comes just 12 days after major M8.1 quake near the coast of Chiapas, Mexico and on the anniversary of the devastating 1985 M8.0 … 453 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[]/Index[444 15]/Info 443 0 R/Length 61/Prev 463913/Root 445 0 R/Size 459/Type/XRef/W[1 2 1]>>stream “The earthquake gives an opportunity to not only rebuild the city but also to rebuild souls,” said Elder Pieper. Food shortages are reported, and hundreds of people are without shelter. 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More than 2 million people were affected. �R(eۥðF�B/Ǹ< I�͗��;@�C� hn��q]e$8�@[Z��E��}���ʒ��F��u�WF0&��J�S�r6�%͢^�_��yP��-�!9Y���#z@����o�G�F{��� � )G?/�de��&����?J�r�r���DiJ��� ��� A magnitude 8.1 earthquake was measured in the Pacific region offshore Chiapas, Mexico at 04:49:21 UTC on September 8th 2017. 4ߑ�q���}-B�Ι�g.�pPZ��dHG�Zk���Y=�A�h_7�A�@��l:lC�@p4��OC���}CWR �7�~ B�]�f����JsYb P�"�)�y}���n�cߎXlRZ�irS��z�/��;S�L}H����c��n�Iq����i�op�L�� g��S(�\sO�����e�dB���3�u�����v��b;m�x��Ru������i�N>�g The earthquake was followed up by a large Mw 6.8 earthquake on June 22 off the coast of the … The 2017 Guatemala earthquake struck near the city of Malacatán in the San Marcos Department, near the Guatemala–Mexico border at 1:29 am local time on June 14. (©2017 World Vision) �Q 71�kn��Ώ�x� Rockslide occurred in the area of Tuxtla Guitierrez, Tuxtla Malpaso and Assiaga-Ocozocuautla. Two missions of the Church were directly impacted, the Mexico Tuxtla Gutierrez and Mexico Oaxaca Missions. More than 90 people were killed in the earthquake, including three Church members. A victim of the quake in Tonala, Chiapas points to his damaged home by the 8.2-magnitude earthquake which hit the southern coastal region in Mexico late on Sep. 7, 2017. H���yTSw�oɞ����c [���5la�QIBH�ADED���2�mtFOE�.�c��}���0��8�׎�8G�Ng�����9�w���߽��� �'����0 �֠�J��b� The quake scored a magnitude of 8.4 M w on the magnitude (or strength) scale. h�bbd``b`z$��� ��`���Ab�@�; At least sixty people died. H�t�Mo�0���< P+�,K�PXR� Cj��$[�|�K2��#%9���b�E="_�d������-h��ގ ���� �]2h͏DI�h�VA�h��.�T�� 7N�6/��&Ӵ�'w�T�6 2�t�z�v�Ci���*�Y�Y�������?���5�K�^���#.z�������p}m,Y�N�\��\j�6�6��d��s ����`�C�a易�J8���lg-����s���{�g��n���Z����]3P�&XjD���W�J�[���X The greatest impact was felt in the city of Juchitán. %PDF-1.5 %���� Mexico/Guatemala: Earthquake - Sep 2017 Alert. [Image by Daniel Guzman/Chiapas Mexican Union] Six months after the earthquakes, children living in the most affected municipalities in the five states have gradually returned to their normal lives; however not all of them have returned to school1. Thursday, September 14, Elder Paul B. Pieper, Mexico Area President, visited food distribution points and met with government and local Church leaders, as well as families affected by the earthquake, to give support. The states of Chiapas and Oaxaca, home to about 9 million people, are located closest to the earthquake’s epicenter. From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 2017 Chiapas earthquake was a strong earthquake that hit Mexico and Guatemala on September 7, 2017. General information . It was felt as far away as Israel and the United Arab Emirates. “There is much to do in Oaxaca. • Key areas affected: 1. Elder Paul B. Pieper, Mexico Area President, surveys the damage from a recent earthquake, September 14, 2017. Jose Calzada, Minister of Agriculture, reported that at at least 98 people had died in the earthquake, including 78 in Oaxaca, 16 in Chiapas and 4 in Tabasco. September 23, 2017 Earthquakes 0 3152 As a result of the earthquake in Mexico, dozens of buildings destroyed, many destructions occurred in the capital and other regions of the country. H�Lf`bd������ w� The branch organized initial relief efforts immediately following the quakes, providing water, food, medicine, and clothing to our affected brothers. The Church issued a statement on September 7 following the earthquake. Thursday, September 14, 2017, Elder Paul B. Pieper, Mexico Area President, visited food distribution points and met with government and local Church leaders, as well as families affected by the earthquake, to show his support and concern. 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The earthquake killed five people, and caused 30 injuries, 11 of which were from Chiapas, Mexico across the border. Working in the Water Mission Area for the USGS, our Data Science Team was already hard at work polishing up water visualizations for the devastating Hurricane Harvey, as well as creating a new visualization for Hurricane Irma. Thousands of homes were damaged, including the homes of 284 Latter-day Saint families. The Church donated 4,500 boxes of food and 2,500 hygiene kits following Tropical Storm Lidia, which heavily damaged the Baja California Peninsula, leaving four dead and several missing. Rescuers work in the rubble after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck on September 19, 2017 in Mexico City, Mexico. endstream endobj 448 0 obj <>stream �*�`��=�L�L�L�L�L�L�L�L�+�]9_1_9_1_y�{W^K�k�E��=({P���Aу�E�=�/��e��F��o��F��o��F��o��F��o��F�����b��y%�0�y��hH_؀; [1=1��>���1m���2�m�궋�O��\Z�w�W� ��� We must work together in heartfelt solidarity, and we are grateful not to be alone,” she said. World Vision has worked with churches and local government in the area and is responding there as well. Mexico City With … The earthquake, registered at 23:49:18 hours (04:49 UTM), was felt in the south and center of the country. endstream endobj 450 0 obj <>stream 444 0 obj <> endobj In other news from Mexico, assistance is being provided to those impacted by two other natural disasters. “We barely managed to get out,” said Toledo. 1 Sistema Sismológico Nacional www.ssn.unam.mx. This building in Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, was destroyed in a magnitude 8.1 earthquake late Sept. 7. Elder Paul B. Pieper, Mexico Area President, visited food distribution points and met with government and local Church leaders, as well as families affected by the earthquake, to show his support and concern, Thursday, September 14, 2017. As of late yesterday, the state’s Civil Protection office said 1.47 million people had been affected by the earthquake and nearly 18,000 families are staying with relatives or in temporary shelters. h��R�j1��yl)A���`okjZR��&��ac[��5� Veterinarians and volunteers with HSI/Mexico provided food, vaccines and emergency treatment to 2,645 animals, including companion and farm animals, in Chiapas State this week. Special report Tehuantepec Earthquake (2017-09-07 M 8.2) National Seismological Service, UNAM . 2y�.-;!���K�Z� ���^�i�"L��0���-�� @8(��r�;q��7�L��y��&�Q��q�4�j���|�9�� 98 people died (78 in Oaxaca, 16 in Chiapas and 4 in Tabasco) and more than 300 were injured. Second Earthquake in Two Weeks Strikes Mexico, Church Offering Relief, Support in Aftermath of Deadly Quake in Southern Mexico. The agency is reporting a depth of 51 km (31.7 miles). ��Bcx`�-k_,֚�O�&���ж;��}��:�-ۛB}{O��v��>�CH��C\��K�t��_"�- ��*?i�v0��#�ULi�l�w�ߖX8P��B�1��%��? H�b``������$����WR����~�������|@���T��#���2S/`M. *ɖO�)��B�h�ݶ��(� 32 people have died in Mexico after the worst earthquake in a century, measuring 8.2 on the richter scale hit the country just before midnight local time. ]%UaZ����n��A-Ɲ��M8͗>�e�D�v����|hq�~�GV����z [i/9߼N:M?�~+����p�C�d���Ղ���g��M�W� �0 This triggered a 1m high tsunami but no associated damage was reported (VOA News 10/09/2017). No tsunami warning was issued. On September 7, 2017, the National Seismological Service recorded an earthquake of magnitude 8.2, in the Gulf of Tehuantepec, 133 km southeast of Pijijiapan, Chiapas. “The earthquake gives an opportunity to not only rebuild the city but also to rebuild souls.” —Elder Paul B. Pieper, Mexico Area President. Working in the Water Mission Area for the USGS, our Data Science Team was already hard at work polishing up water visualizations for the devastating Hurricane Harvey , as well as creating a new visualization for Hurricane Irma . n�3ܣ�k�Gݯz=��[=��=�B�0FX'�+������t���G�,�}���/���Hh8�m�W�2p[����AiA��N�#8$X�?�A�KHI�{!7�. Land separation was observed at the Copoya-Tuxtla highway. endstream endobj 445 0 obj <>/Metadata 56 0 R/Outlines 93 0 R/PageLayout/SinglePage/Pages 440 0 R/StructTreeRoot 116 0 R/Type/Catalog>> endobj 446 0 obj <>/Font<>>>/Rotate 0/StructParents 0/Tabs/S/Type/Page>> endobj 447 0 obj <>stream They are two of the most impoverished areas in … On 7 September, an 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico’s southern Pacific Coast, about 8 km south west of Pijijiapan in Chiapas state. 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Unfortunately, over 400 people lost their lives and thousands of people were displaced … The team of specialists that visited today the areas worst affected by the earthquake that hit the county this past Thursday has determined that it is a matter of priority for children and adolescents to receive psychosocial support and all the necessary help to return to school as soon as possible. 458 0 obj <>stream Municipality of Oxaca (landslide): Oaxaca-Tehuantepec highway 4. “We lost everything.”, Elder Pieper encouraged the members to “make sure this natural disaster is not a spiritual disaster; make sure it is a spiritual blessing.”. Within Chiapas, an estimated 1.5 million people were affected by the earthquake, with 41,000 homes damaged. The earthquake caused damage in the Mexican states of Puebla and Morelos and in the Greater Mexico City area, including the collapse of more than 40 buildings. 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