Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 8.6 km south of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on Thursday, 16 Jul 2020 6:07 pm (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 15 km depth
17 Jul 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 16 Jul 2020 18:07:31 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 16 Jul 2020 6:07 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.54°N / 105.24°W (Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) S of El Nogalito (pop: 247) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) S of Puerto Vallarta (pop: 203,300) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Ixtapa (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) SSE of Mezcales (Nayarit) (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) S of San José del Valle (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Bucerias (Bucerías, Nayarit) (pop: 13,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of San Juan de Abajo (Nayarit) (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Talpa de Allende (pop: 8,840) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) W of Guadalajara (pop: 1,495,200) --> See nearby quakes!
651 km (404 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||15 km||8 km al SUR de PUERTO VALLARTA, JAL (Mexico)||SSN|
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