Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 34 Km Al NOROESTE De VILLA DE ALVAREZ, COL, Mexico on Tuesday, 15 September 2020
16 Sep 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-15 16:41:09 (Hora de México)
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.45°N / 103.99°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) NE of Minatitlán (pop: 4,700)
14 km (9 mi) NE of Benito Juárez de Peña Colorada (El Poblado) (pop: 900)
16 km (10 mi) NE of La Coconal (pop: 100)
149 km (93 mi) SW of Guadalajara (pop: 1,640,600)
155 km (96 mi) SW of Zapopan (pop: 987,500)
510 km (317 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 15 Sep 21:41 UTC||M 3.0 / 39 km||34 Km Al NOROESTE De VILLA DE ALVAREZ, COL, Mexico||SSN|
|Tue, 15 Sep 21:41 UTC||M 3.0 / 39 km||Colima, Mexico||EMSC|
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