Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 34 km west of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2020-04-15 12:23:17 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 16 km depth
16 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2020 18:23:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-15 12:23:17 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.52°N / 105.54°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) WNW of Yelapa (pop: 727) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) S of Corral del Risco (Punta de Mita) (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Bucerias (Bucerías) (pop: 13,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Puerto Vallarta (pop: 203,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of Mezcales (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Ixtapa (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of San José del Valle (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SW of San Juan de Abajo (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSW of Tepic (pop: 332,900) --> See nearby quakes!
681 km (423 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||16 km||33 km al SUROESTE de PUERTO VALLARTA, JAL (Mexico)||SSN|
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