Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 34 km south of Puerto Vallarta, 5 de Diciembre, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2020-08-20 03:39:00 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 9 km depth
20 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 20 Aug 2020 08:39:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-20 03:39:00 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.32°N / 105.16°W (San Francisco, Jalisco, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) NW of Concepcion del Bramador (La Concha) (pop: 298) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Puerto Vallarta (pop: 203,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Talpa de Allende (pop: 8,840) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNE of Tomatlan (Tomatlán) (pop: 9,030) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) S of Ixtapa (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Mascota (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Mezcales (Nayarit) (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of San José del Valle (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) WSW of Guadalajara (pop: 1,495,200) --> See nearby quakes!
639 km (397 mi) W 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||9 km||34 km al SUR de PUERTO VALLARTA, JAL (Mexico)||SSN|
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