Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 12 km west of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2020-08-14 13:22:13 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 14 km depth
15 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 14 Aug 2020 18:22:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-14 13:22:13 (Hora de México)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.61°N / 105.35°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SSW of Nuevo Vallarta (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) W of Puerto Vallarta (pop: 203,300) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Mezcales (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Bucerias (Bucerías) (pop: 13,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Ixtapa (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of San José del Valle (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SE of Corral del Risco (Punta de Mita) (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of San Juan de Abajo (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SSW of Tepic (pop: 332,900) --> See nearby quakes!
663 km (412 mi) WNW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||14 km||13 km al OESTE de PUERTO VALLARTA, JAL (Mexico)||SSN|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Higuera Blanca, Nayarit / not felt