Gulf of Mexico Gets Shakes in the South

UPDATE – That Sept. 2 quake in the south west part of the Gulf wasn’t so small after all. They changed the magnitude on it to 4.4.

TODAY, on land, in the coast states in the south part of the Gulf of Mexico, there are 4 large earthquakes.

  • 4.7 quake in Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico
  • 4.2 quake in Suchiate, Chiapas, Mexico
  • 4.2 quake in Ciudad Tecun Uman, San Marcos, Guatemala
  • 4.9 quake in Acajutla, Sonsonate, El Salvador


We missed this Aug. 2 event: Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake hits Gulf of Mexico New Orleans Region

at 30.873N, 90.874W . . . it was probably from drilling or Lake FUBAR. It was the same day as the 2 big Texas quakes near the Louisiana border.

Gulf event map


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